27.7.16. Dublin. Noeline Blackwell, CEO, Dublin Rape Crises Centre. ©Photo by Derek Speirs

Noeline Blackwell is a human rights lawyer who is Chief Executive of the Dublin Rape Crisis Centre which works to prevent the harm and heal the trauma of sexual violence. She has previously worked as the Director of FLAC, the Free Legal Advice Centres, and as a solicitor in private practice. She has been a member of a number of NGO boards, the Commission on the Future of Policing, and a statutory board.