Natalie Nougayrède


Editorial Board Member and Columnist at The Guardian

Ms. Nougayrède was previously the editor-in-chief of Le Monde, after being its diplomatic correspondent and Moscow bureau chief. She writes on international and European affairs, with a special focus on security issues, democracy, human rights and international justice. She was awarded two French journalism prizes, the Prix de la Presse Diplomatique (2004) and the Albert Londres award (2005), for her coverage of Russia and the Chechnya war. She is on the board of the Primo Levi Centre in Paris, which helps refugees who have been victims of torture. She has contributed to books (in French) on Putin’s Russia and on Anna Politkovskaya. In December 2016 – February 2017 she was a Richard von Weizsacker Fellow at the Robert Bosch Academy, Berlin.