Home > About NOREF > Fariz Ismailzade

About NOREF

Fariz Ismailzade

Fariz Ismailzade is executive vice-rector at the Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy. Prior to this he worked for ten years in the NGO sector in Azerbaijan. He was director of political programmes at the International Republican Institute and has done extensive research at the Center for Strategic and International Studies in Washington, DC. His research interests include political affairs in the Caucasus and Central Asia, energy security, and development. He holds a master’s in social and economic development from Washington University in St Louis and a BA in political science from the Western University in Baku.

Research areas:  Emerging powers

Publications

Azerbaijan’s security concerns: a view from within
Azerbaijan, baku city by mohammad sadeghmo with cc license from Flickr Fariz Ismailzade 10 April 2013
Despite the tremendous economic growth of the past decade and relative political stability, Azerbaijan continues to face threats in terms of security and sustainable economic development. Both the geopolitical and regional situation remains tense. more  

Featured

Stay informed

Subscribe to notifications from NOREF.

Follow NOREF

Recommended

 
 
BBC
BBC
Saudi Arabia's King Salman reverses public sector pay cuts
Saudi Arabia's King Salman reverses public sector pay cuts
Megrahi family seeks Lockerbie appeal
Megrahi family seeks Lockerbie appeal
Lebanon rape law: Wedding dresses hang in Beirut sea front protest
Lebanon rape law: Wedding dresses hang in Beirut sea front protest
 
Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera
France votes in first round of tight presidential race
France votes in first round of tight presidential race
North Korea threatens to sink approaching US carrier
North Korea threatens to sink approaching US carrier
Land mine blast kills OSCE observer in Ukraine
Land mine blast kills OSCE observer in Ukraine
 
CSS
CSS