The National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan has a special structure in accordance with the Statute and the Charter to fulfil the goals and objectives set before it.
Rafael Hajibayli Siyavush was born on August 7, 1997, in Moscow, Russia. In 2014, he entered the Faculty of International Relations at Baku State University, and in 2018, he completed his bachelor's degree. In the same year, he enrolled in the Master's degree program in Business Management at ADA University and is currently pursuing his studies. He has been actively involved in executing and organizing various projects involving young people. Initially, he served as the executive director of the Azerbaijani Students and Alumni Platform (ASAP) and later assumed the position of vice-chairman. Presently, he holds the position of chairman at the National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Secretary - General
Habibzadeh Ramin Zahid was born on November 6, 1995, in the city of Goygol. In 2017, he graduated from the Faculty of International Relations and Regional Studies of the Azerbaijan University of Languages with a bachelor's degree in Regional Studies in America. In 2019, after graduating from the Master's Department of the Azerbaijan University of Languages, he received a master's degree in Regional Studies in the United Kingdom. He is currently a full-time doctoral student at Baku State University, Faculty of International Relations and Economics, majoring in International Relations.
He represented our country in 2017 in Antalya, Turkey, and in 2018 in Tbilisi, Georgia, participating in international and regional projects. In 2018, he participated as an observer in the meetings of the Summer Session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, France. In the same year, he worked as a trainer and intern at an international project in Folkestone, UK, under the Erasmus + program. In 2018, he represented Azerbaijan at an international event organized in Mollina, Spain within the 9th "Global Education Development and Youth" program of the University of Youth and Development of the North-South Center of the Council of Europe. In 2019, he participated in the elections of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights in Kazakhstan as an observer in the early presidential elections of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In November of the same year, he attended an official visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran as a member of the Azerbaijani delegation.
In 2015, he was the chairman of the "Student Diplomats Club" operating under the Student Youth Organization of the Azerbaijan University of Languages. In 2017, he served as chairman of the Student Youth Organization of the Azerbaijan University of Languages. From October of the same year, he was the director of the International Relations Department of the Union of Student Youth Organizations of Azerbaijan (Union). From March 1 of that year to September 2020, he served as Secretary-General of the Union. On March 12, 2021, at the Assembly of the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan, he was elected Secretary-General of the National Council by a vote of member youth organizations.
The Secretariat is the current executive body of NAYORA. It is composed of employees under the supervision of the Secretary-General. The Secretariat ensures the implementation of the decisions and instructions of the Assembly, the Bureau, and the Secretary General, coordinates the work of the working structures, directs the current activities of NAYORA in various fields.
Public Relations officer
Aygun Karimova Yashar was born on February 4, 2000, in Gazakh region. In 2017, she entered the Azerbaijan University of Tourism and Management, majoring in International Relations, and in 2021 graduated with a bachelor's degree. In 2019-2021, she worked as a PR coordinator in the Organization of Tourism Volunteers. She currently serves as the Secretary of Public Relations at the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
International Relations officer
Aysel Abudova was born in 2001 in Baku. In 2023, she graduated from the Faculty of Philology at Azerbaijan University of Languages with a bachelor's degree. She further pursued her education and obtained a master's degree in Educational Management from ADA University. In 2022, she successfully completed the NAYORA 9th volunteer program. Throughout the academic year 2022-2023, she held various roles at AIESEC, including Marketing Manager, Events Organization Manager, and International Projects Manager. In 2023, she took on the position of Manager of International Relations and Projects at AEGEE-Baki organization. Presently, she serves as the Secretary for International Projects and Relations at the National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Coordinator of the Resource Center
Agasiyev Elvin Hikmet oglu was born on July 10, 1994 in Gabala region.
In 2012-2016 he studied at the Marketing Faculty of the Azerbaijan Cooperation University.
In 2016-2018, he worked in various private companies. He is currently the coordinator of the Resource Center of the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Fidan Ibrahim Ramil was born on January 22, 2002, in Baku. In 2019, she entered the Design major at the Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction, and in 2023, she completed her bachelor's degree. In the academic year 2022-2023, she worked in the AIESEC organization as a Marketing Manager and Event Manager. During these years, she also served as a designer in several local and foreign companies. Currently, she is employed as a designer at Nayora.
Jala Hasanova Amir gizi was born in 2000 in the city of Nakhchivan. In 2020, she graduated from the Translation Faculty of Baku Slavic University with a bachelor's degree. She successfully completed an internship program at the American Council on International Education and the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan. She also volunteered at the Azerbaijan-British Alumni Public Union and the Azerbaijan National Karate Federation. He is currently working as a Program Manager at NAYORA.
Sevinj Sadigova Aydin was born on November 3, 1987, in the city of Sumgayit.
In 2006 she entered the Faculty of General Economics of the University of Economics of the Republic of Azerbaijan. She has held various positions in various private companies.
Since 2016, She has been working as an Accountant in the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Communications officer with the Member Organizations
El-oglu Ramila Rovshan was born on January 21, 2000, in the city of Baku. In 2017-2021, she received a bachelor's degree in Translation (English-Azerbaijani) at the Faculty of Translation at the Azerbaijan University of Languages. In 2021, she began studying at the Azerbaijan University of Tourism and Management, majoring in Tourism (English). During her studies, she volunteered and participated in many internship programs. She is currently working as Communication officer with the Member organizations at NAYORA.
The Assembly is the decision-making body of the National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan in the inter-congress period and is called at least once in 6 months. The Assembly adopts decisions regulating the activities of the National Council, the program of activities, adopts or expels members. The Assembly provides an opportunity for member organizations to discuss and exchange views on various topics.
The Congress is the highest decision-making body of the National Assembly of Youth Organizations and is called at least once every two years. The Congress adopts the Charter, regulations governing the activities of the organization, makes additions and changes to it, approves the decisions of the Assembly on the admission and expulsion of members, elects the chairman and deputies, bureau members, members of the CCIC, determines the main activities of NAYORA
Central Control-Inspection Commission (CCIC)
Central Control-Inspection Commission (CCIC) is elected on the Congress and consists of 5 members. The work of the CCIC is organized by the Chairman who elected at its first meeting. Its main task is to monitor compliance with the Charter.
Aynura Salmanli Mahir was born on November 19, 1998, in the city of Mingachevir. She entered the Faculty of Physics at Baku State University in 2017 and completed her bachelor's degree in 2020. Engaging actively in various projects involving young people, she initially served as a manager of higher and secondary educational institutions at the Union of Student Youth Organizations of Azerbaijan. Subsequently, she took on the role of General Secretary at the "Support to Youth Education" Public Union. Presently, she holds the position of Chairman at the "Support for Youth Education" Public Union.
Jasur Madatzade was born on November 6, 2001, in Lerik district. In 2019, he entered the Social Work specialization at the Faculty of Humanities of Azerbaijan University, completing his bachelor's education in 2023. He worked as a project assistant in the National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan (NAYORA). Later, he continued his activities as a Network Commissioner at the main office of the "European Student Forum." Currently, he serves as the chairman of the European Student Forum-Baki (AEGEE-Baki) Public Union. He is also a member of the Central Control-Inspection Commission of the National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Anvar Ismayilzada Telman was born on April 9, 1998 in Baku. In 2015, he entered the Faculty of Petroleum Mechanics of the Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University, majoring in Technological Machinery and Equipment Engineering and graduated in 2019. He first worked as a press secretary and later as a project manager in the Union of Student Youth Organizations of Azerbaijan. Later, he worked at the Youth Foundation of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Currently, he is holding the position of the Executive Director of "CAVAN" Youth Movement Public Union. He is also a member of the Central Control-Inspection Commission of the National Assembly of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Murad Yusifli Elshan was born on September 18, 2002, in Baku. In 2019, he was admitted to the specialty of Treatment and Prevention at the Faculty of Treatment and Prevention of Azerbaijan Medical University. Currently, he is in his 5th year of study at the university. In 2021, he began working in the Standing Committee on Scientific Exchange of the Public Union of Doctors and Medical Students. Later, he assumed the role of the head of that committee. Presently, he serves as the chairman of the Public Union of Doctors and Medical Students. Additionally, he holds a position as a member of the Central Control-Inspection Commission of the National Council of Youth Organizations of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Guliyev Rasul Agshin was born in 2000 in the city of Baku. In 2017, he was admitted to the Faculty of Oriental Studies of Baku State University, majoring in Regional Studies (Arab countries). He graduated from the university in 2021 and is currently pursuing a master's degree in International Relations and Diplomacy at ADA University. He has been active in the youth sector since 2017. (2017-2019) was a volunteer in the Union of Student Youth Organizations of Azerbaijan.
Later, he held various positions in "Bizim Ganjlik" Public Union and was elected Deputy Chairman in the 2020 elections. He has participated in various international events. He has organized many local projects. He was awarded by the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2020 as a successful young man in the field of public activities.
The Bureau is the current executive-decision-making body of NAYORA, responsible for the implementation of programs and decisions adopted by the Assembly. The Bureau consists of the Chairperson of the NAYORA, the Secretary General, as well as the Board and the Chairman of the CCIC with observer status
Azad Aziz Manafli was born on February 21 in Ismayilli district. He graduated from the Faculty of History and Geography at Azerbaijan State Pedagogical University and began his public activities in 2012.
His volunteer journey commenced at the Khazar Intellectual Youth Club, where he later took on roles such as project coordinator and, in 2018, executive director. Azad Aziz also contributed as a volunteer in major events such as the Baku 2015 I European Games and the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games. He held various positions in international companies, including National Geographic Azerbaijan magazine and Apple Azerbaijan.
In March 2021, Azad Aziz was elected as one of the 30 young people to the Board of the New Azerbaijan Party Youth Union, based on the presentation of President Ilham Aliyev. He successfully completed the YOUTH (Young Leaders Development Concept) project jointly organized by the Azerbaijan Youth Fund and ASAN Service covering the years 2019-2021.
Azad Aziz Manafli is renowned as the organizer of national projects such as the Azerbaijan Championship on intellectual games, Azerbaijan Cup, and Azerbaijan Super Cup. Since 2017, he has been the founder and organizer of the Regional Azerbaijan Cup, Azerbaijan Championship, and other regional projects for intellectual games.
Currently, he serves as the chairman of the Khazar Intellectual Youth Club Public Union, the country's first mother-tongue intellectual organization. Additionally, Azad Aziz is the founder of a startup project in the field of education.
In 2019, he represented Azerbaijan at the International Cartographic Conference organized by the International Cartographic Association. His article on "Basic map concepts" played a role in Azerbaijan becoming a member of that association.
He was born on June 13, 1990, in Baku. In 2008, he enrolled in the Faculty of Sports Tourism at Azerbaijan University of Tourism and Management and graduated from the university in 2012. Since 2010, during his university studies, he has been actively involved in mountaineering through NGOs and within his specialty.
Initially, he worked as a volunteer at "Friends of Nature" GIB (where he continues to work) and served as a member of the organization's management board. During this period, he organized several ecological and tourism projects and led various initiatives.
In those years, he also worked in mountaineering at the Federation of Air and Extreme Sports of Azerbaijan (FAIREX) and received training. In 2012, he worked at FAIREX, conducting trainings and organizing events on environment and mountaineering. Additionally, he is one of the founders of the Youth Mountaineering Club in Azerbaijan.
Throughout his university years and after graduation, he actively participated as a participant in various local and international projects.
From 2015 to 2016, he contributed to the development of education and ecotourism as an Ecotour Guide at Adventure.Az, a brand of Turizm.Az Travel Company. In 2017, he worked as a Federal volunteer in the Bodensee Adventure team of the Nature Friendly House in Germany under the German Federal Volunteer program. Within the program, he learned German, worked in tourism, and organized development programs for schoolchildren, groups, and families. He successfully completed the program in 2018.
From 2020 to 2021, he worked as a Marketing Specialist/SMM at M-Trans MMC Logistics company. In 2022-2023, he served as a supervisor in the MICS project at the Evidence for Solution company with the support of UNICEF.
Currently, he holds the position of Chairman at "Friends of Nature" GIB, working towards developing and articulating the organization's mission, vision, and strategic goals.
Abdullazade Ali Rasim was born in 2000 in Baku. His educational journey began in 2006 at Secondary School Number 46, named after Agabey Novruzbeyli. Subsequently, starting from 2007, he continued his education at School No. 43 Lyceum Complex. In 2014, he gained admission to the high school named after Academician Zarifa Aliyeva, and in 2017, he successfully graduated from this institution.
In the same year, Abdullazade Ali Rasim oglu enrolled in the "Economics" specialty at the "Russian School of Economics" faculty of Azerbaijan State University of Economics. After completing his bachelor's education in 2021, he pursued further studies at the master's level, specializing in "Regulation of the Economy" at the "International Master's and Doctoral Studies" faculty of the same university from 2021 to 2023. Currently, he is actively engaged in doctoral studies at the Faculty of "Field Economics" at Azerbaijan Cooperation University.
Since 2015, Abdullazade Ali has actively participated as a speaker, participant, and organizer in over 60 state and international events. His involvement includes being a member of the UNEC debate club within the "Civil Society Debate" Public Union since 2017. He served as the coordinator of debate clubs in 2021, assumed the role of project manager in January 2022, and has been serving as the chairman since October 2023.
Narmina Huseynzade was born on January 8, 2002 in Baku.
In 2019, she entered the law faculty of Baku State University and graduated with honours in 2023.
Since her student days, she has worked in a number of organisations both in the field of law and in the youth sector. She worked in mediation, insurance and leasing companies.
In 2021-2022, she worked on the executive team of the European Law Students’ Association International (ELSA International).
In 2022-2023, she worked as the vice-president in charge of Moot Court Competitions in the European Law Students’ Association - Azerbaijan (ELSA Azerbaijan).
Currently, she is the President of ELSA Azerbaijan for 2023/2024.
In parallel, since 2021, she has been working as the Young European Ambassador of Azerbaijan in the Eastern Partnership of the European Union (EU Eastern Partnership).
Ulvi Uzeyir oglu Mammadov was born on November 1, 1999, in Gonaqkend settlement of the Guba region. In 2018, he graduated with high honors from the Accounting major at Guba State Socio-Economic College and subsequently enrolled at Atatürk University in the Republic of Turkey in the same year.
Starting from 2020, he pursued his second bachelor's degree in Accounting at the Faculty of Economics and Management of Mingachevir State University. From the beginning of 2018 until the end of 2019, he worked as a journalist within the ARB Media Group. In 2019-2020, he held the position of Chief Specialist at the "ASAN service" center in the Shamakhi region of the State Agency for Citizen Service and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan. In 2020-2021, he served as the Director of the Shabran representative office of the Youth Development and Career Center.
Starting from October 2021, Ulvi Mammadov has been working as a Supervisor at the regional "ASAN service" center in Shamakhi under the State Agency for Service to Citizens and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
He received several awards for his outstanding contributions, including being honored by E-Media Group on October 18, 2018, for his successful activity in mass media contributing to the socio-economic empowerment of the country. On February 2, 2019, he was awarded by the Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Azad Rahimov, for his successful activity in the youth sector. On December 26, 2020, Ulvi Mammadov was awarded the "ASAN of the Year" award for his initiative in service and the timely and accurate performance of service functions, according to the order of the Chairman of the State Agency for Service to Citizens and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
In addition to his professional achievements, Ulvi Mammadov has been actively involved in social activities. Since March 2018, he has served as a representative of the Azerbaijan Scouts Association for the Khachmaz region. From May 2021 onwards, he has been holding the position of National Chief Commissioner (General Secretary) of the organization. Since 2017, he has been one of the organizers of local and international camps organized by the Azerbaijan Scouts Association. He represented the country and ASA at various international events, including visits to Georgia, Turkey, Slovenia, France, and Kuwait.
Ulvi Mammadov was recognized as a finalist of the "2022 Messenger of Peace Hero Awards" of the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM). Moreover, he actively participated in the 42nd World Scout Movement Organization Conference as a member of the Azerbaijani delegation from August 18-29, 2021.
In 2021, Ulvi Mammadov worked as a coordinator in a project aimed at assisting the development of local technological startups initiated by the Asian Development Bank.
The author and head of the grant project "Scout leaders for sustainable development," supported by the Youth Foundation of the Republic of Azerbaijan (2021), the author and head of the project "Young Scouts for sustainable development" (2022), and the author and head of the project "Scouts to the North" (2023).
During March-May 2022, served as the head of the international "Induction Trainings for the National Board and Commissioners" project of the World Scout Movement (WOSM) held in Azerbaijan.
In August 2022, led the staff of the "Shusha 2022" international tent camp held by the Azerbaijan Scouts Association in the city of Shusha.
Since July 1, 2023, [Full Name] has been working as a Vice-curator in the Shamakhi branch of the World Economic Forum "Global Shapers" Community.
Since 2018, [Full Name] has been providing training in various state, non-state, and private institutions and organizations.
[Full Name] completed the 1-year "HELP Azerbaijan" course of the Council of Europe for legal trainees covering the years 2021-2022 and received a certificate.
As an active participant in the fight against discrimination in Azerbaijan, [Full Name] successfully completed the 1-year Training of Trainers (TOT) for representatives of civil society organizations within the framework of the regional project "Strengthening access to justice through extrajudicial mechanisms for victims of discrimination and hate crimes in Eastern Partnership countries," covering the years 2021-2022 and implemented by the European Council.
Additionally, [Full Name] completed the World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) 1-year Wood Badge International Master course covering the years 2022-2023 and received the title of Two-Wood Master.
Furthermore, successfully completed the 2022-2023 "1-year Training for Trainers working with youth in Azerbaijan (TRAYAZE)" course organized by the Council of Europe and the Ministry of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Azerbaijan, received a training certificate at the final consolidation and evaluation seminar held in Strasbourg, France.
As a recognition of expertise, was included in the list of trainers in the database of trainers of the Youth Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Gahramanzade Ordukhan Taleh was born on April 25, 2001 in the city of Baku. In 2017, he has awarded the 2nd place in the "Chemistry" nomination in the VI Republican Competition "Scientists of Tomorrow". In 2018, he graduated with a gold medal from the Young Talents Lyceum at Baku State University and entered the ADA University's Faculty of International Relations.
In 2016-2019, he was active in debate, participated in competitions in internationally recognized debate formats such as the British Parliament and Lincoln-Douglas, and worked as a trainer.
In 2018-2019, he participated in more than 10 Model UN and European Youth Parliament simulation conferences and was repeatedly awarded for his successful participation. As a board member of the Model UN Club at ADA University, he plays an active role in organizing debate competitions and simulation conferences.
In 2019, as a result of the elections held among the students of ADA University, he was elected Consul General of Education in the Student Government of the University.
On June 10-21, 2019, he was the organizer of the 5th ADA-European Summer School Diplomacy Week held by the Knowledge Center for EU Affairs at ADA University.
On July 15-19, 2019, he participated in the Diplomacy Week organized by ADA University together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan in honor of the 100th anniversary of the diplomatic service of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
In 2019, he was the organizer of the “Youth Debate 2019” competition held at ADA University with the support of the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
From September 1, 2019, he is the Young European Ambassador of the European Union's Eastern Partnership Program.
In the fall semester of 2019, he studied at the University of Tartu in Estonia as part of the Erasmus + exchange program.
From September 30 to October 5, 2019, she participated in the gender training "ESN Gender Check-Up" funded by the Council of Europe and held at the Youth Center in Budapest, Hungary.
He is a co-founder of Erasmus Student Network - Azerbaijan Public Union (ETS Azerbaijan). In 2019-2020, ETS acted as the National Representative of Azerbaijan, and since July 2020, he has been the Chairman of the organization.
During his tenure as National Representative, he participated in the international meetings of the Erasmus Student Network, one of the largest student organizations in Europe, in Lisbon, Portugal, and Istanbul, Turkey, and represented our country.
In 2020, he was a member of the organizing committee of the Khudafar Media Center, a joint project of the Union of Student Youth Organizations of Azerbaijan and the Youth Foundation.
He currently works as a Club Manager at the Union of Student Youth Organizations of Azerbaijan.