Danny Sriskandarajah


Comic Relief trustee Danny Sriskandarajah


Danny is Secretary General of CIVICUS, the global civil society alliance with members in more than 175 countries, headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

He has previously been Director of the Royal Commonwealth Society, Interim Director of the Commonwealth Foundation, and Deputy Director of the Institute for Public Policy Research. He has published numerous reports and papers on migration, civil society and international development, and is a regular media commentator on these issues.

He is also Trustee of the Baring Foundation and International Alert, was a member of the United Nations Secretary General’s High Level Panel on Humanitarian Finance, and was a co-founder of the Ockenden Prizes and the Migration Museum Project.