ARTICLE 19 Europe and Central Asia Trustees

Board member

David Diaz-Jogeix

Board member

David Diaz-Jogeix

David is a member of ARTICLE 19’s Europe and Central Asia board and has been Senior Director of Programmes at ARTICLE 19 since September 2013.

He is responsible for overseeing the programmes of work in Europe and Central Asia, and Asia-Pacific, the thematics leads on Media freedom, Protection and the UN Team, supports governance structures, as well as internal security.

With a BA in Political Science from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Grenoble, David has more than 20 years of professional experience in human rights with the UN, and various IGOs and INGOs.

Prior to joining ARTICLE 19, David worked for Amnesty International for ten years, primarily as Deputy Director for Europe and Central Asia. He worked in the Balkans region during and after the armed conflict for 7 years, mainly for the OSCE. David lived and work for 4 years in various countries in Africa, including post-genocide Rwanda, Liberia and Burkina Faso.

David speaks English, French and Spanish and has knowledge of Serbo-Croatian.

E-mail: [email protected]

Our Trustees

Thomas Hughes – Chair

Andrew Gray – Treasurer

David Diaz-Jogeix –Ordinary member


Board members do not receive any remuneration from the foundation but may claim the direct cost of travel expenses for attending board meetings. The current board members are employed by ARTICLE 19, a charity registered in England & Wales, in executive functions and receive remuneration for that function in line with ARTICLE 19’s remuneration policy.


Our activities

Stichting Article 19 is registered in the Netherlands as an ANBI (public benefit) organisation; RSIN (Legal entities & partnerships identification number) / Tax number: 816771340 

Our objective is worldwide promotion and protection of the fundamental right without interference to seek, receive and impart information and ideas through any media and regardless of frontiers.

The foundation is establishing its legal, governance and administrative structure and has not carried out any activities last year. No financial transactions have been carried out.

Read our policy plan

Financial accountability

No financial transactions have been carried out in the foundation.

Please see information on ARTICLE 19’s international governance and accounts here.