Boutros Co-Authors “The Locust Effect” with Gary Haugen

Founding Director Victor Boutros co-authored The Washington Post Bestseller The Locust Effect: Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence (Oxford Press) with Gary Haugen, CEO of International Justice Mission. Beneath the surface of the world’s poorest communities, common violence — including rape, forced labor, illegal detention, land theft, police abuse and other … Continue reading Boutros Co-Authors “The Locust Effect” with Gary Haugen

Boutros and Haugen win Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order

Victor Boutros, Founding Director of the Human Trafficking Institute (pictured second to the right), and Gary Haugen, CEO of International Justice Mission (pictured on the left), were awarded the 2016 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order for “The Locust Effect: Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence.” In … Continue reading Boutros and Haugen win Grawemeyer Award for Ideas Improving World Order

Boutros Named 2015 Baylor University Young Alumnus of the Year

Each year, Baylor University recognizes a graduate age 40 or under who has demonstrated remarkable achievement in the previous year. In 2015, Victor Boutros was named the Young Alumnus of the Year. Boutros holds degrees from Baylor, where he studied philosophy, Harvard, Oxford and University of Chicago Law School, from which he earned a juris … Continue reading Boutros Named 2015 Baylor University Young Alumnus of the Year