Using Sanctions Against Human Rights Abusers and Kleptocrats

February 26, 2019 - 1:00 pm

1030 15th Street, NW, 12th floor
Washington, DC

Discussion with:

Director Andrea Gacki

Director of the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC)

United States Department of the Treasury


Panel Discussion

Stephen Pomper

US Program Director

International Crisis Group


Clay Porter

Managing Director

Navigant


Gerald Regan

First Secretary, Sanctions

British Embassy to the United States


Moderated by:

 Samantha Sultoon

Visiting Senior Fellow, Global Business & Economics and Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security;

Atlantic Council



Please join the Atlantic Council's Economic Sanctions Initiative on Tuesday, February 26th, for a public discussion with Andrea Gacki, Director of the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC).  


Director Gacki will be joined in conversation by Atlantic Council Visiting Senior Fellow Samantha Sultoon, to discuss the Global Magnitsky's uses, misuses, and lessons for business.


The murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi thrust the Global Magnitsky sanctions program in the spotlight. This event is intended to build understanding of the Global Magnitsky sanctions tool and outline the authority's implications for both international businesses and human rights groups.

Following her remarks, Director Gacki will be joined in conversation by a high-level panel to be be announced soon.


On Twitter? Follow @ACGlobalEcon for live updates and use #ACSanctions





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