With a strong background in both business economics and development management, Carmelo Victor “Chuck” A. Crisanto has dedicated over three decades of his professional career to advancing human rights and promoting social justice. Through his various roles in government and non-government agencies, he has honed his exceptional management and communication skills, becoming a formidable advocate for human rights and a respected voice in the field. Currently, as the Executive Director of the Human Rights Violations Victims’ Memorial Commission, he is leading the effort to commemorate and remember the victims of human rights abuses during the Martial Law period of 1972-1986, and continues to use his platform to raise awareness and advocate for the rights of marginalized communities.
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