Center for legal Initiatives - Azerbaijan
Twitter : @ZiyaGuliyev
I graduated from Baku State University with the bachelor degree in Law, in 2004. In 2014/15,I did my LL.M degree in International Human Rights Law at the University of Essex, in the United Kingdom. After graduation of the University, I joined to the several NGOs and started to work as lawyer in different human rights projects. From 2006 to 2014, I worked for different NGOs, such as Social Strategic Research Center (2006-2008), Law and Development Center (2008-2010), Democracy Study Public Union (2010-2012), Public Association for Assistance to Free economy (2012-2014), and from 2009 up to day, I am a founder and CEO of the Center for Legal Initiatives, which is mainly dealing with protection of freedom of association,human rights education, civic participation in law-making and conducting advocacy work within the international community and preparing shadow reports to the UN Treaty Monitoring Bodies. Since May 2016,I am a founder of the Human Rights Academy.