Margaret Green-Rauenhorst

Margaret Green-Rauenhorst is a lawyer with more than 20 years of experience working to improve the protection and human rights of conflict-affected people around the world. 

Green-Rauenhorst worked to build a protection unit at the International Rescue Committee, travelling extensively in conflict-affected countries in Africa, the Middle East and Asia, providing technical support to field operations and training staff, and designing and supporting projects to safeguard civilians in conflict and displacement. She has also served as a field-based protection officer for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, working in Cambodia, Mozambique, Bosnia, Guantanamo Bay and Hong Kong.

Green-Rauenhorst also serves as a consultant to a variety of non-government organizations, providing training, project evaluation and proposal development support.

Margaret earned a juris doctor degree from New York University School of Law and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.