Ebele Okobi-Harris


Ebele Okobi-Harris is public policy director, Africa at Facebook.

Prior to Facebook, Okobi-Harris was director of the Business and Human Rights Program at Yahoo! Inc.

Before joining Yahoo!, Okobi-Harris worked as a corporate attorney at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York, Paris, and London; as an attorney fellow at Consumers Union in San Francisco; as a director of advisory services at Catalyst in San Jose and Amsterdam; and for Nike at EMEA headquarters in Amsterdam, where her responsibilities included creating marketing, corporate responsibility, and business development strategy for Africa.

Featured Work

SEP 27, 2011 Podcast

Yahoo! and YouTube: Balancing Human Rights and Business

How do companies such as Yahoo! and YouTube decide on whether disturbing material should be banned from their sites? What are the free speech and ...