The Administration Board of Reporters Without Borders consists of 25 governors who are elected by secret ballot of the members of Reporters Without Borders at the organization’s Annual General Assembly. Any active member who is up-to-date with his or her membership subscription can be a candidate for membership of the Administration Board.
The members of the Administration Board meet at least four times a year. The Administration Board oversees implementation of the overall courses of action adopted at the Annual General Assembly. It sets goals and determines the activities that should be carried out.
From among its members, the Administration Board elects an Executive Bureau tasked with ensuring implementation of the courses of action and decisions that have been adopted by the Board and Annual General Assembly.
The Administration Board is composed of :
Co-founder and former director of the information pure-player "Rue89"
France Télévision journalist for 35 years and president of the journalists commission of SCAM
Former head of Jets d’Encre (high school newspaper)
Jurist and lecturer in media law
Former director-general of Reuters Europe West and South
Founder and head of the Premières Lignes agency
Lawyer, Vice-President of the International and Development Law Organization (IDLO)
Diane de Bellescize
A law professor at Paris II Assas
Former editor-in-chief of the magazine Le Blogueur on the Arte channel
Head of the Associated Press in Paris
CBS correspondent in Paris and representative of Dart Center
Member of the Observatoire de la Déontologie de l’Information (ODI) and former law director of Radio France
President of Le Monde group
Publisher of the Monday Note newsletter
President of Coordination Sud and Mouvement Associatif
Director of the Centre de formation des journalistes (CFJ)
News Director of the Agence France Presse
Journalist-producer, head of the radio program "De causes à effets" (France Culture)
Teacher in media education
Radio France International Director
Founder of the association Journalistes Africains en Exil (JAFE)
President of the of Reporters Without Borders (RSF) German office
Présidente de Médecins du Monde, médecin radiologue
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Switzerland president