Profiles

Hamida Baghirova

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Hamida is a young professional, enthusiastic about world politics and diplomacy and currently studying International Relations. As an ambitious and highly motivated individual she has been actively involved in community processes, especially activities and projects related to the Peacebuilding and Conflict Transformation. She is currently working as a researcher at the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan and is participating in the “Enhancing Research Culture in Azerbaijan” programe, conducted by “ADA” Universiteti (“ADA” University) and funded by the U.S. Embassy. By being a Young European Ambassador, she would like to contribute not only to her community’s de…

Gunel Ismayilzada

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gunel is a secondary school student, actively participating in various programmes and events. She had the chance to join the Education USA Academy programme, supported by the US Embassy. Gunel also joined the PBL (Project Basic Learning) and at the end of three months of training, she worked with her team in the role of team leader. Their project was selected as the best. She also volunteered as a mentor in the PBL project and helped other participants. Gunel is currently a member of the 2023-2024 Education USA CPC.

Gunel Hasanova

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gunel founded her own education company when she was just 19, showcasing her leadership skills. For the past five years, she has been a successful entrepreneur, flourishing in the roles of owner and managing director of her company. Beyond business, Gunel is involved in social work, having secured grants and having led over 50 projects that make a positive impact in communities. As an active young leader for the last 5 years, she takes part in ERASMUS+ projects and international events, showcasing her commitment to global connections and innovative initiatives.

Gunel Gasimli

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gunel has been working as the Community Manager at SABAH.HUB since 2022, actively contributing to event organisation, including notable initiatives like BakuID23. With a background as an Association Internationale des Étudiants en Sciences Économiques et Commerciales (AIESEC) Alumni, holding positions such as Local Committee Vice President, Gunel has also worked at ASYOU UNEC during her university years. Currently attending the Women Economist Academy, she has participated in various international academies like “YetGen” and “App and Game Development by Google,” along with an offline camp in Turkey, supported by the Youth Foundation. Passionate about startups and entrepreneurship, Gunel …

Gunay Abbasova

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gunay is studying Law in the SABAH groups at Bakı Dövlət Universiteti (Baku State University). She actively engages in social activities and conducts academic research. Gunay is currently employed as a content creator for a local project called “ProDemos—For the People”, which aims to educate the public about the law. She works as a legal research specialist for Foreign Educated Lawyers’ Association (FELAS), a non-governmental organisation made up of lawyers with foreign educations, to improve her critical thinking and research skills. Author of over 15 creative legal blogs, Gunay never ceases to astound everyone around her by having a positive impact. She believes that all people have t…

Gulhayat Mustafayeva

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gulhayat has graduated with a Bachelor degree in International Relations from the Azərbaycan Dillər Universiteti (Azerbaijan University of Languages). She is highly interested in gender equality, peace, and climate change, and has actively participated in projects, funded by the European Union, the United Nations, and the Eurasia Partnership Foundation which focus on these subjects. An example of one of the activities in which she has taken part was the Conflict School, a program dedicated to conflict resolution and peace-building. Gulhayat looks forward to fulfilling the role of Young European Ambassador. 

Gulgun Shafiyeva

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gulgun is a Social Work (English sector) student at Bakı Dövlət Universiteti (Baku State University). She is willing to contribute her skills and knowledge to every new programme she joins. At the same time she hopes to gain new knowledge, soft and hard skills and make new friends from the programmes she attends. Gulgun is an active member of the Azerbaijan Medical University Model United Nations (AzMUN) programme, the European Educational Hub, the Erasmus Solidarity Corps and Namyo (non-aligned movement). She was a marketing team volunteer at IEF 2023 (International Educational Fair), a volunteer of the Erasmus Student Network Azerbaijan and a volunteer translator at Steam Azerbaijan Fe…

Gulara Tahirli

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gulara is studying for a Bachelor degree in Social Work at Lənkəran Dövlət Universiteti (Lankaran State University). She is also actively involved in many local and international youth projects. Gulara is honoured to be part of the Young European Ambassadors’ initiative and she thinks this organisation will afford new opportunities to better her community and find new and innovative solutions to various issues in Azerbaijan. 

Gular Valiyeva

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Gular is studying Law at Bakı Dövlət Universiteti (Baku State University) with prior internships in various spheres of law including an international ELSA Traineeship experience at Gunay & Erdoghan Law firm in Ankara. Additionally, she has provided free legal aid to people in need as a part of her volunteering activity. Gular was a director for moot court competitions at ELSA Azerbaijan and has also volunteered as a project coordinator at Association Internationale des Étudiants en Sciences Économiques et Commerciales (AIESEC) Azerbaijan. She is a winner of the “Elachi” scholarship and actively participates in projects implemented by the European Union and Erasmus+. Gular is a highly…

Fuad Samadov

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Fuad is a finance graduate from the SABAH groups at the Azərbaycan Dövlət İqtisad Universiteti (Azerbaijan State University of Economics). He now works as a data analyst and is passionate about collaborating with today’s youth and the knowledge they have to offer. He is an avid participant in social events, intellectual games, and Erasmus+ programmes. He enjoys engaging with diverse communities and contributing to various social activities. Fuad is keen to contribute value to the Young European Ambassadors’ initiative.

Fikret Fataliyev

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Fikret is studying Foreign Affairs at “ADA” Universiteti (“ADA” University), fuelled by a passion for diplomacy and a genuine commitment to shaping positive global outcomes. His adept networking skills, coupled with a dedicated and ambitious spirit, seamlessly complement his academic journey. Fikret envisions leveraging his education to contribute meaningfully to international relations, aspiring to be a catalyst for positive change and global cooperation. His commitment aligns with the values of unity and collaboration, positioning him as a promising advocate for a world characterised by harmony and cooperation.

Fidan Abishsoy

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Fidan is a young professional working for a law firm. She is also the board member of Pro-Demos Azerbaijan and actively participates in various initiatives aimed at enhancing legal literacy within her community. She strongly believes in European culture and values, so she enthusiastically joined the Young European Ambassadors’ initiative to contribute to the dissemination of European values and cultural exchange in her country with the conviction that she can play a pivotal role in advancing these principles for a better future.

Fidan Jafarova

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Fidan, a distinguished European geography olympiad participant with numerous medals, demonstrates a profound passion for diverse cultures, diplomacy, and geopolitics. Her aspiration is to contribute to resolving ongoing global conflicts, promoting global tranquility, and fostering a world where individuals from diverse backgrounds universally enjoy their fundamental human rights and freedoms. Firmly believing in the youth’s role and the power of volunteering for the future of Europe, she, as a young luminary, seeks to effect positive change globally and sees becoming a Young European Ambassador as the optimal pathway to actualise these ambitious aspirations.

Fidan Hasanzade

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Fidan is a young professional working in the field of Accounting at one of the Big4 companies. She believes that her diligence and enthusiasm will enable her to take steps to reaching a higher profession in her career. Additionally, Fidan works as a marshal in the F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. She loves getting to know the people and cultures of different countries. With her positive character, she convinces everyone around her that the world can be a better place when we make the effort.

Fidan Alakbarova

  • Country of origin: Azerbaijan
  • Current residence: Azerbaijan
Fidan is studying logistics and transport technology engineering. She has volunteered in various organisations, including the Ministry of Ecology, Kreşendo, and bir könüllü. She values responsibility, respect and friendship. Fidan is keen to contribute value to the Young European Ambassadors’ initiative.

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