Based in the Abuja office, Stanley Ibe is associate legal officer for Africa with the Open Society Justice Initiative.
Prior to joining Open Society, Ibe managed justice sector reform, clinical legal education, and human rights projects at three of Nigeria’s foremost non-profit organizations. He began his career as an attorney in a highly regarded public interest law firm.
Ibe received his LLM from Maastricht University in the Netherlands. He also holds a diploma in international protection of human rights from Abo Akademy, Finland, and an LLB from Lagos State University, Nigeria. His research interests include Africa regional human rights system, criminal justice reform, and economic, social and cultural rights.