Board of Trustees

Diego Hidalgo SchnurChairman Emeritus
Founder of the Club of Madrid and the Toledo International Centre for Peace (CITpax).

Board members

José María Figueres Olsen – Chairman of DARA’s Board of Trustees
President of the Carbon War Room, Former President of Costa Rica.

Silvia HidalgoVice Chair of DARA’s Board of Trustees
Director of Dahlia

Karen A.Tramontano
Chief Executive Officer at Blue Star Strategies; Founder and President of the Global Fairness Initiative (GFI)

Michel Ogrizek
International Consultant in Strategic Communications; Founder & President of MGroup

José Manuel Romero Moreno
Former Professor of Legal, Moral and Political Philosophy at the School of Law at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid; Vice-President of FRIDE

Ricardo Solé-Arqués
Senior International Humanitarian Aid Evaluator; Former Deputy Director of DARA


DARA in the US

As of May 2011, DARA is present in the US. Our US office helps us engage in outreach, resource mobilization and working with partners around issues related to impact and quality of humanitarian aid, disaster risk reduction and the human impact of climate change.