Board Members

The Board is the supreme decision-making body of DIPD. Of the 15 members, 9 are appointed by the Danish Parliament, 2 by The Danish Youth Council, and finally the Minister for Development Cooperation, Rektorkollegiet, Globalt Fokus and the Danish Institute for Human Rights appoints one member each. Amongst its members, the board selects a chairman. The members are appointed for a four-year period with the possibility of re-election.

Kasper Sand Kjær

Kasper Sand Kjær

Chairman of the Board
Michael Aastrup Jensen

Michael Aastrup Jensen

First Deputy Chairman
Charlotte Flindt Pedersen

Charlotte Flindt Pedersen

2. deputy chairman
Rolf Aagaard-Svendsen

Rolf Aagaard-Svendsen

Board Member
Mette Annelie Rasmussen

Mette Annelie Rasmussen

Board Member
Claus Thure Hastrup

Claus Thure Hastrup

Board Member
Steen Thomsen

Steen Thomsen

Board Member
Turid Leirvoll

Turid Leirvoll

Board Member
Kathrine Lauritzen

Kathrine Lauritzen

Board observer
Mai Christiansen

Mai Christiansen

Board Member
Jens Husted

Jens Husted

Board Member

Appointed by The Danish Youth Council

Ida Paetau

Ida Paetau

Board Member

Appointed by The Danish Youth Council

Flemming Juul Christiansen

Flemming Juul Christiansen

Board member
Eva Grambye

Eva Grambye

Board Member
Daniel Toft Jakobsen

Daniel Toft Jakobsen

Board Member
Line Brøgger Kjærgaard

Line Brøgger Kjærgaard

Board Member

Board meetings

31. Januar 2020

7  December 2018

8 February 2019

5 April 2019

20 June 2019

19 September 2019

6 December 2019