Adilya Zhilgildina is OxHRH’s Regional Correspondent for the CIS states. She is currently an intern at the Austrian Economics Center in Vienna. She has previously worked as a Program Assistant for an advocacy group in Kazakhstan, working on a range of projects related to domestic violence and human trafficking. She holds a master´s degree in Public Policy from the University of Reading. Her research interests include gender studies, religious freedom, disability, LGBT and children’s rights, and political philosophy.