Frank La Rue is the Executive Director of RFK Human Rights Europe. From 2008 until 2014, Mr. La Rue served as the UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Expression. In 2004 he was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for his work in Guatemala. Frank La Rue is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Robert F. Kennedy Foundation in Switzerland.
Elham Manea is of dual nationalities, Yemeni and Swiss. She is an Associate Professor specialised on the Middle East, a writer, and a human rights activist. She is a Fulbright scholar who holds a PhD degree in political science from the University of Zurich, Master degree in comparative politics from the American University in Washington D.C, and a Bachelor degree in political science from Kuwait University.