Professor Francesca Klug was formerly Director of the Human Rights Futures Project at the London School of Economics' Centre for the Study of Human Rights and is a Visiting Professor and member of the Centre's Advisory Board. She has researched, written and lectured on human rights for 25 years. A former Equality and Human Rights Commissioner, Francesca was also a Government advisor on the incorporation of the European Convention on Human Rights into UK law.
Her most recent book, A Magna Carta for All Humanity, homing in on human rights, was published by Routledge in June 2015 to coincide with the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta. She is Chair of the Board of Trustees.