HUMAN RIGHTS AND NATIONAL SECURITY Tom Malinowski

– STATE DEPARTMENT BRIEFING –
HUMAN RIGHTS AND NATIONAL SECURITY
Tom Malinowski
Assistant Secretary
Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
Tom Malinowski was sworn in as Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor on April 3, 2014.
Previously, from 2001, he was Washington Director for Human Rights Watch, one of the world’s leading independent
international organizations dedicated to defending and protecting human rights. From 1998 to 2001, he served as Senior
Director on the National Security Council at the White House, where he oversaw the drafting of President Clinton’s
foreign policy speeches and strategic communications efforts around the world. From 1994 to 1998 he was a
speechwriter for Secretaries of State Warren Christopher and Madeleine Albright, and member of the Policy Planning
Staff at the Department of State.
Earlier in his career, Malinowski worked as a research assistant for the Ford Foundation in 1993, and for the Institute for
Human Sciences in Vienna, Austria, in 1992. He began his career as a Special Assistant for Senator Daniel Patrick
Moynihan in 1988. Malinowski received a BA from the University of California, Berkeley, and an MPhil from Oxford
University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.
Thursday, January 29, 2015, 12 p.m.
Luncheon and Program
The Wilderness Society
1615 M Street, NW
Washington, DC
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