Kyle Knight is a researcher in the LGBT rights program at Human Rights Watch. He was previously a fellow at the Williams Institute of the University of California at Los Angeles and a Fulbright scholar in Nepal. As a journalist he has worked for Agence France-Presse in Nepal and for IRIN, the UN’s humanitarian news service, reporting from Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, East Timor, Bangladesh, Malaysia and Indonesia. He has previously worked for UNAIDS, for the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, and in the children’s rights and health and human rights divisions at Human Rights Watch. He studied cultural anthropology at Duke University in North Carolina.