ARTICLE 19 is a charitable company limited by guarantee, and was set up by a memorandum of association on 5 February 1987. ARTICLE 19 is registered with Companies House (no. 2097222), and the Charity Commission (no. 327421).

We are governed by an International Board of Trustees (Directors under company law) who oversee our Executive Director and Senior Management Team.

ARTICLE 19’s governance structure aims to ensure that we are effective in working towards achieving our vision, using our resources to maximum effect and upholding our core ethos and values.