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Ruwan Subasinghe

International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF)
Legal Director
Montréal, Québec

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Ruwan Subasinghe is the Legal Director of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF). He specialises in labour, human rights and international law. Ruwan represents the ITF at external bodies including the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD). He is frequently called up as an expert on international labour standards and, among other things, guest lectures at the International Training Centre of the ILO. Prior to joining the ITF, Ruwan trained and qualified at an international law firm based in London. He holds a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Durham and a Masters Degree in Industrial Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
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