Savannah Fox

Savannah Fox is the human rights fellow at Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP). She is also a regional advocacy coordinator at CARE International in the Advocacy and Policy Unit in Washington, DC. Fox earned her BA in International Relations and German from the University of South Carolina.

Is the UN Human Rights Council Poised to Repeat Fatal Past?

September 29, 2017

At the beginning of the year, 26 of the 47 UN Human Rights Council member states were on record for having violated human rights. This October, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) will elect new member states under the recent cloud of scrutiny and calls for reform from the...

Donald Trump is Abandoning Human Rights

June 21, 2017

Within the first five months in the White House, the Trump administration has begun to degrade the US stance on human rights. Even before President Donald Trump took the oath of office in January 2017, Human Rights Watch (HRW) declared him a threat to human rights, citing his US presidential campaign as a “vivid illustration...