Aliya Sharipbayeva

Oleg Kozyrev

Advocacy Adviser

Oleg Kozyrev is a human rights and international law expert. Mr. Kozyrev has worked for a number of international NGOs and inter-governmental organizations in the past 20 years, including American Bar Association (ABA), International Foundation for Election Systems (IFES), OSCE Program Office in Nur-Sultan (Astana), International Bar Association Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI) dealing with issues related to judicial reform, anti-trafficking in human beings, domestic violence, civil and political rights and freedoms. As an independent expert he has also been involved in various projects related to criminal justice reform, support of the defense lawyers’ community in Central Asian region. He has an experience of teaching law at the university level.