Julie Schindall

Senior Advisor


Julie Schindall is Senior Advisor at Shift. She manages Shift’s communications and outreach work, with the goal of making business respect for human rights more understandable and actionable for a range of audiences. Julie began her career in journalism and also worked in humanitarian emergencies in Haiti and Somalia. Julie is a German and American national and resides in Berlin, Germany.

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Shift is the leading center of expertise on the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. Shift’s global team facilitates dialogue, builds capacity and develops new approaches with companies, government, civil society organizations and international institutions to bring about a world in which business gets done with respect for people’s fundamental welfare and dignity. Shift is a non-profit, mission-driven organization. www.shiftproject.org