Human rights activist and founding director of the Enough Project, an Africa-focused organization that works to end genocide and crimes against humanity
Under the auspices of the Enough Project, John Prendergast and actor George Clooney co-founded the Satellite Sentinel Project, which utilizes satellite imagery to help prevent conflict and human rights abuses. Mr. Prendergast is also a board member of Not On Our Watch (NOOW), the international relief and humanitarian foundation founded by George Clooney, Matt Damon, Don Cheadle, Brad Pitt, and others. NOOW has recently partnered with 100 Lives, an initiative to combat genocide and human rights violations around the world. The two organizations are involved in the launch of the Aurora Prize to Awaken Humanity.