ILO Decent Work Technical Support Team and Country Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Petrovka 15, office 23
107 031 Moscow
Russian Federation
Tel: +7 495 933 08 10
Fax: +7 495 933 08 20

Normal working hours (GMT+3)

Monday - Thursday (09:00 - 18:00)
Friday (09:00 - 16:45)

Director’s Office

Ms. Olga KOULAEVA Director
Ms. Kholoud AL-KHALDI Deputy Director
Ms. Inessa PASECHNIK Senior Secretary to the Director

Decent Work Team

Mr. Gocha ALEKSANDRIA Specialist in Workers’ Activities
Mr. Vladimir CUROVIC Senior Specialist in Employers’ Activities
Mr. Valentin MOCANU Senior Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Specialist
Ms. Jasmina PAPA Social Protection Specialist
Mr. Mikhail POUCHKIN Senior Employment Specialist
Mr. Lejo SIBBEL Senior International Labour Standards and Labour Law Specialist

Other technical specialists

Mr. Mirza MULESKOVIC SDGs and Inclusive Economic Growth Technical Specialist (Azerbaijan)

National Coordinators

Mr. Sobir AMINOV National Coordinator for Tajikistan
Mr. Yashar HAMZAYEV National Coordinator for Azerbaijan
Ms. Nune HOVHANNISYAN National Coordinator for Armenia
Mr. Azizkhon KHANKHODJAEV National Coordinator for Uzbekistan
Mr. Bolotbek OROKOV National Coordinator for Kyrgyzstan
Mr. Talgat UMIRZHANOV National Coordinator for Kazakhstan


Ms. Evgenia TYURINA Programme Officer


Ms. Irina SINELINA Evaluation Officer

Communication and Public Information

Ms. Olga BOGDANOVA Communications Officer
Ms. Ludmila USKOVA Library and Information Assistant

Programme Support

Ms. Alla CHILIKINA Programme Assistant
Ms. Marina KHARCHENKO Programme Assistant
Ms. Anna SOKOLOVA Programme Assistant

Finance, Administration and Personnel

Mr. Vladimir DEKHTIAREV Finance and Administrative Officer
Ms. Svetlana SLEPYKH Finance Assistant
Ms. Tatiana DORINSKAYA Finance Clerk
Mr. Sergey ASKENTIEV Computer Information Technology Assistant
Ms. Olga FEDOTOVA Administrative Assistant
Ms. Olga STAROVEROVA Human Resources Assistant
Mr. Yuri NEFEDOV Driver

Development Cooperation Programmes/Projects

Inclusive Labour Market for Job Creation

Mr. Kinan BAHNASSI Chief Technical Advisor (Georgia)
Ms. Tamar KHELADZE Project Monitoring and Evaluation Officer (Georgia)
Ms. Irina ANDERSON Project Assistant
Ms. Ana TOROTADZE Project Assistant (Georgia)
Mr. Ramaz MCHEDLIDZE Driver (Georgia)

Partnerships for youth employment in the Commonwealth of Independent States, Phase II

Mr. Ramiro PIZARRO Project Manager
Ms. Julia SURINA Project Junior Technical Officer - Youth Employment
Ms. Kanae TADA Project Junior Technical Officer - Research
Ms. Elena KOKOEVA Project Assistant
Ms. Anna KOROLEVA Project Assistant

Applying the G20 Training Strategy, Phase II

Ms. Lilia KACHKINBAEVA National Project Coordinator (Kyrgyzstan)
Ms. Karine SIMONYAN National Project Coordinator (Armenia)
Ms. Marina FEDOROVA Senior Project Assistant

From the Crisis towards Decent and Safe Jobs in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, Phase II

Ms. Irina MELEKH Project Manager
Ms. Elmira SUYUMBAEVA National Project Coordinator (Kyrgyzstan)
Ms. Elena ZAVIALOVA Project Assistant
Ms. Dinara TOKTOBAEVA Project Assistant (Kyrgyzstan)
Ms. Firuza TURSUNOVA Project Assistant (Tajikistan)

Improving Compliance with Labour Laws in the Republic of Georgia

Ms. Ekaterine KARCHKHADZE Project Monitoring and Evaluation Officer

Combating Child Labour and Human Trafficking in Central Asia – Commitment becomes Action

Ms. Amina KURBANOVA National Project Coordinator (Kyrgyzstan)
Ms. Elena KULYBINA Programme Assistant

Support to the Implementation of the Decent Work Country Programme in Uzbekistan

Mr. Anton HAUSEN Chief Technical Adviser (Uzbekistan)
Ms. Anastasia DUBOVA Technical and Monitoring & Evaluation Officer (Uzbekistan)
Ms. Dilafruz URUNOVA Administrative and Finance Assistant (Uzbekistan)

HIV/AIDS and the World of Work

Ms. Ekaterina IVANOVA Focal Point for HIV/AIDS and the World of Work for the Russian Federation

Third-party monitoring (TPM) on child and forced labour in Uzbekistan

Mr. Jonas ASTRUP Chief Technical Adviser (Uzbekistan)
Ms. Oxana LIPCANU Technical Officer (Uzbekistan)
Ms. Irina ANDERSON Project Assistant
Ms. Sayyora ISKANDAROVA Administrative and Finance Assistant (Uzbekistan)

Support GSP + beneficiary countries to effectively implement International Labour Standards and comply with reporting obligation

Ms. Marianna AVDALYAN Project Assistant (Armenia)

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