The Institute for War & Peace Reporting is governed by senior journalists, specialists and business professionals. Board committees focus expertise on finance, development and other areas.
IWPR Ambassadors, drawn from the fields of diplomacy, media and business, contribute expertise and extend IWPR’s partnerships and networks of support. All Members serve on the IWPR International Board, to provide strategic guidance, expertise, and outreach assistance.
Sir David Bell
Former Chair, Pearson Plc and Financial Times
Chair, Int'l Board & UK Governance Committee; US & NL Governance Committees; Chair, Nominations Committee
Ralph H. Isham
Founder & Managing Director, GH Venture Partners
Chair, US Governance Committee
Adrienne van Heteren
Co-Founder & Director, Small Media Foundation
Chair, NL Governance Committee; UK Governance Committee; Nominations Committee
Ole Johan Bjørnøy
Norwegian Ambassador to Central Asia (ret.)
IWPR Executive Director
US & NL Governance Committees; Finance Committee; Nominations Committee
Professor, Int'l Relations, University of Oxford
Monitoring & Evaluation Liaison
Janine di Giovanni
Senior Fellow, Jackson Institute, Yale University
Consultant, Value Retail Plc
Treasurer, UK & NL Governance Committees; Chair, Finance Committee; Nominations Committee
The IWPR International Board benefits from expertise and input from additional individuals from countries with human rights concerns. Due to risks, these names cannot be made public.