Asylbek Kungurov

Asylbek is Inspector of the Office of the Ombudsman in Kyrgyzstan in the Regional Representative Office in Batken. The Batken region is located in South West Kyrgyzstan with a population of about 500, 000.

The Regional Representative Office’s role within the Ombudsman Institute is responsible for monitoring compliance with constitutional rights and freedoms of citizens in the Batken region of the Kyrgyz Republic. It is guided by: the constitution, Kyrgyz Republic law on the Ombudsman and other laws of the Kyrgyz Republic, and international treaties and agreements ratified by the Kyrgyz Republic, as well as the generally recognized principles and norms of international law.

Asylbek was previously Director of the Batken Regional Human Rights Centre and Project Coordinator of the International Agricultural Development Center.