Institute for War and Peace Reporting | Giving Voice, Driving Change



The Institute for War & Peace Reporting is governed by senior journalists, peace-building experts, regional specialists and business professionals. All Members serve on the IWPR International Board, to provide strategic, guidance, issues and regional expertise, development and outreach assistance, and direct support.
Global HR Director

Michele Zeller, SPHR - Zeller, who joined IWPR in 2016, has worked in the international NGO sector for ten years. A seasoned professional who has led human resources departments in Canada and the United States, Zeller has worked for organisations including for profit, not for profit, public, private and employee-owned. As well as managing HR, she has built two HR departments from scratch, designed and instituted salary administration programmes in numerous companies, held off an aggressive unionisation drive and carried out international investigations and employee relations resolutions. She has been a repeat presenter at the InsideNGO annual conference in Washington, DC, speaking as a recognised leader in global compensation in the international development arena.