Aizada Kadyrova, EUCAM Fellow

Areas of expertise:

    • Anti-drug policies
    • Soft security
    • Development aid

My name is Aizada Kadyrova. I have a work experience with the Embassy of Switzerland in Kyrgyzstan and EU Central Asia Drug Action Programme (CADAP 6) implemented by the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ). I hold an MA degree in Politics and Security from the OSCE Academy in Bishkek and a Specialist degree in International Relations from the Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University. My research interests relate to EU politics in Central Asia, international security and communications in the context of international development projects.

As a EUCAM research fellow, I will conduct research into the EU-Kyrgyzstan security cooperation issues such as border management and prevention of violent extremism.