Yesterday, candidate for deputy Ahmad Shahidov visited the Georgian Kotuklu village in Gakh region. At the meeting with local residents, the candidate for deputy Ahmad Shahidov spoke about the Georgian-Azerbaijani relations, the concerns of georgian residents in Gakh region and expressed special attention and care of the Azerbaijani state to georgian residents.
During the meeting, the residents of the Georgian Kotuklu village raised the issue of youth unemployment, the problem of not allowing cars with Georgian numbers into Azerbaijan, as well as the lack of a priest in the georgian church in Gakh and other issues.
Biography: Ahmad Shahidov was born in 1982 in the Gakh region. He graduated from Baku Slavic University with bachelor’s, master’s and post graduate degrees. He is PhD in Philology. He graduated from the State Law Faculty of the Russian Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation in Moscow.
He is a director of the Azerbaijan Institute for Democracy and Human Rights.
He is a human rights defender, socio-political activist, journalist, poet, writer, author of 7 books.
Besides that he has attended a series of international conferences, held various meetings with the top officials of the European institutions, human rights, watchdog organizations and signed mutual understanding agreements as a human rights defender. These very groundbreaking meetings and conferences played crucial role in his life in terms of being more and more active in sociopolitical life of his country – Azerbaijan. More about his activity, please visit www.shahidov.com/en