National Human Rights Commission in the Republic of Kazakhstan

Azimova Elvira Abilkhasimovna


She was born on February 15, 1973 in the Dzhambul city.

In 1996 graduated from the International Kazakh-Turkish University named after H.A. Yassaui, majoring in international law.

She began her career in 1996 at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

From 1996 to 1999 worked as a leading, chief consultant of the Department of International Legal Support.

From 1999 to 2005 she worked as Deputy Head of the Administration of the Department of Legislation, International Law and Protocol.

From 2005 to 2010 served as the Head of the Department of Regulations and International Law, State Property rights protection, Contracts and Claims work.

From 2010 to 2013 she worked as Head of the Department of Treaties examination.

From 2013 to 2019, she was the Deputy Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan.


State and international awards, prizes, honorary titles:


  • Order “Kurmet” (2013);
  • Medals: in honor of “the 10th Anniversary of the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan” (2005), “the 20th Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan” (2012), “For contribution to the creation of the Eurasian Economic Union” I degree (2015), “For contribution to the development of the Eurasian Economic Union” (2019);
  • Honorary Diploma of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2007).