Chase McNabb is a human rights advocate specializing in the extractive industries and the rights of Indigenous Peoples. He has over 8 years of experience working with international human rights organizations including the United Nations and Human Rights Watch. Chase has also helped conduct fact-finding missions and community-workshops pertaining to sustainability best practices and human rights at mines in West Africa as well as Central and North America. Chase holds a B.A with honours in African Studies and Peace, Conflict and Justice from the University of Toronto, and an M.A. in Human Rights Studies with high distinction from Columbia University, where his concentration was in Indigenous Rights and Business and Human Rights. His dissertation explored the viability of community-led human rights impact assessments (HRIAs) in helping to facilitate the right of Indigenous Peoples to Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) within Guatemala’s mining sector. Chase is based in Toronto, Canada.