Executive body and staff

Afag Huseynova studies on bachelor of social work at Azerbaijan State Culture and Art University. She worked as a volunteer at Knowledge Foundation under The President of The Republic of Azerbaijan and United Aid for Azerbaijan. Now she has a job the Deputy of Executive Director at AZSWPU.

Lamiya Rzayeva has obtained her bachelor degree in Social work and masters in Social Research Methods at Baku State University and has more than 5 years’ experience in the relevant field. She has worked at several local NGOs such as Azerbaijan Children Union, Gayghi PU, Educated Society Public Union and international organizations such as Oxfam GB and Chemonics and AWO in Germany. She has provided consultancy service to International Organization for Migration, Hilfswerk Austria and ARGO Kazakhstan. She participated at tens of international training courses on Social work and Social Services and conducted trainings on Social work, development of social services for different groups of population to more than 200 students, NGO representatives and civil servants. Lamiya is a member of Y-Peer International Peer Education Network and peer educator. She is licensed international trainer for Project Development and Management. Lamiya is a member of Youth Advisory Council of United Nations in Azerbaijan. She is working at AZSWU since 2012 as Deputy Executive Director and Project Coordinator and elected as Executive Director in 2014.

Leyla Məmmədxanlı 2018-ci ildə Bakı Dövlət Universitetində Sosial iş üzrə bakalavr dərəcəsini əldə etmişdir. İndiyədək Azərbaycan Tələbə Gənclər Təşkilatı İttifaqı, Azərbaycana Birgə Yardım (UAFA ) və Regional İnkişaf İctimai Birliyi (RİİB) kimi təşkilatlarda fəaliyyət göstərmiş və təcrübə keçmişdir. Birliyimizin təşkil etdiyi, həmçinin digər bir sıra yerli təlim və seminarlarda iştirak etmişdir. Leyla həm də Y-Peer Azərbaycan Həmyaşıd Təhsili Şəbəkəsinin üzvüdür. 2016-cı ildən Azərbaycan Sosial İş İctimai Birliyinin üzvüdür. 2018-ci ilin mart ayından etibarən eyni adlı birlikdə Layihə Köməkçisi vəzifəsində çalışır.

Konul Aliyeva studies on social work profession at Baku State University. She carries out the Centre of “ASAN Xidmət” within State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and “Duyghu” Rehabilitation Centre until now as a volunteer. She works as Administrative Assistant at AZSWPU since April 2017.