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Danielle Goldstone

Director, Empathy Initiative
Danielle leads Ashoka’s Empathy Initiative. Since first joining Ashoka in 2000 (and returning in 2009), she has helped developed and grow various initiatives, including Ashoka’s expansion and development in Africa. Her background includes policy advocacy with the pioneering Jubilee 2000 campaign, as well as legal work on Guantánamo detainee cases and other human rights analysis related to the U.S. war on terrorism. She has written on the International Criminal Court. Danielle has degrees in economics, law, and theology from Stanford and Emory and was Editor in Chief of the Emory International Law Review. She is admitted to the New York Bar