Legal Adviser, UN Special Rapporteur for Freedom of Opinion and Expression
Policy Fellow, Centre for Science and Policy
Paige Morrow is on secondment to provide legal support to the UN Special Rapporteur on the impact of digital technology on freedom of opinion and expression, media freedom and safety of journalists; the relevance of freedom of opinion and expression to economic, social and cultural rights; and freedom of opinion and expression as a means of empowering women and girls.
Paige has been Senior Legal Officer at ARTICLE 19, focusing on freedom of expression in the media. She has led a project to develop principles on digital media and elections, including the appropriate response by platforms to misinformation, hate speech and political advertising.
Previously, she taught in the LLM programme at the University of Kent BSIS, led the Brussels office of a public interest law firm, practiced corporate litigation at a leading Canadian law firm, and held various positions relating to human rights and business.
She holds an LLM from the London School of Economics (Chevening Scholar), as well as a JD from the University of British Columbia and a BA (Hons) from McGill University.