Coordinator, European Coalition for Corporate Justice, Brussels, Belgium
Jerome Chaplier is the coordinator of the European Coalition for Corporate Justice (ECCJ). He has a Master's degree in political sciences from the University of Louvain, Belgium. Among his previous positions, he conducted field research in several African and Asian countries and was director in charge of research, campaigning, advocacy and education at Oxfam in Belgium, with a strong policy focus on economic justice.
ECCJ promotes corporate accountability by bringing together national platforms of civil society organizations, including NGOs, trade unions, consumer groups and academic institutions. ECCJ represents over 250 civil society organizations present in 15 European countries. It aims to increase European cooperation among NGOs working on corporate accountability and promote a consistent viewpoint from civil society in order to influence policies within the EU and its member states.