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Arzu Geybullayeva

Arzu Geybulla, is Azerbaijani columnist and journalist, with special focus in human rights and press freedom in Azerbaijan.

She has written for Al Jazeera, Open Democracy, Eurasianet, Foreign Policy Democracy Lab, Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty, Meydan TV, Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso and regular contributor to citizen journalism platform Global Voices. She is the recipient of the 2014 Vaclav Havel Journalism Fellowship with the Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. She was featured on BBC 100 Women Changemakers in 2014. She was Central Asia Azerbaijan Program Fellow at George Washington University in 2016. Arzu currently lives in Istanbul.