since 2010
Country of Origin Expert (COI). Writing expert witness reports for Asylum Cases in the UK

since 2020
External examiner in the Division of Social Science, American University in Central Asia, Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan)

since 2019
HumanTrafficking and Modern Slavery Expert Directory (HTMSE)

since 2015
Associate Member of the European Network on Statelessness (ENS)

Trainer for the Weltfriedensdienst (WFD). Conceptualizing and carrying out a workshop on Oral History. Qualitative Research Method and Analysis. Mandalay, Myanmar. December 21-22, 2013.

Consultant for the Institute for Socio-Political Research. Providing written expert opinion on interethnic relations in Central Asia as part of a sociological study for the Kazakhstani Ministry of Culture. November 2013

Consultant for the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ). Designing a qualitative study on 'Price rises and food security in the context of Kyrgyzstan's Customs Union accession'. Sept 2012

Advisor for United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM). Expertise on the preparation of a report on 'The responsibility of the aksakal courts to protect property and inheritance rights of women' (in Russian). Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Oct 2010

Consultant for the International Council on Human Rights. Expertise on the preparation of a report on 'Human Rights, State and Non-State Law'. Geneva, Switzerland. Nov 2008

Consultant for the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). Writing a report on legal, political, and economic development strategies in Kyrgyzstan. Aug 2007