Flavia Fries


Mercator Fellowship on International Affairs

Period of the Fellowship


Project title

Human rights in global supply chains

Short biography

Flavia Fries holds a double degree in public and international law of the universities of Zurich and Maastricht. She is specialized in human rights law. After her studies, she worked in a sustainability consulting firm which consults companies and public institutions on social and environmental topics. During her fellowship, Flavia will examine the human rights impacts of globally active companies. She will draw a special focus on the improvement of living and working conditions in production countries.