Natalie Nougayrède is an editorial board member and columnist at The Guardian, as well as the editor of its Europe Now section. She was previously the executive editor of Le Monde, after being its diplomatic correspondent and Moscow bureau chief. She writes about international and European affairs, with a special focus on security issues and human rights. She was awarded two French journalism prizes, the Prix de la Presse Diplomatique in 2004, and the Albert Londres award in 2005, for her coverage of Russia and the Chechnya war. She is on the advisory committee of the Primo Levi Center in Paris, which helps refugees who have been victims of torture.