Ms Lilija Alijeva

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Ms Lilija Alijeva
BA International Politics (Middlesex University), LLM (Middlesex University)
MPhil/PhD Student (AHRC-LAHP Studentship)
Institute of Commonwealth Studies
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Related publications/articles:

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01-Dec-2017 Left Behind? A Critical Study of the Russian-speaking Minority Rights to Citizenship and Language in the Post-Soviet Baltic States. Lessons from Nationalising Language Policies

Journal articles

(2017) 24(4) International Journal on Minority and Group Rights 484-536

23-Jun-2017 Event report: “Shrinking Space for Civil Society in Russia: challenges and new strategies”


17-Jun-2016 Book Reviews Tove H. Malloy, Alexander Osipov, and Balázs Vizi (2015) (eds.) Managing Diversity through Non-Territorial Autonomy: Assessing Advantages, Deficiencies, and Risks. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Research Projects & Supervisions
PhD Topic:

 Minority Right to Effective Public Participation: Comparative case study of the Russian-speaking minority in independent Estonia and Latvia 

Dr Corinne Lennox and Dr Damien Short
Research interests:
Civil Rights, Colonies & Colonization, emigration & immigration, Communities, Classes, Races, Globalization & Development, Human rights, International Law, International Relations, Law, Political Institutions, Politics, Social Sciences

Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, South America
Relevant Events

Related events:

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09-Jul-2018 EURAC Summer School on Human Rights, Minorities and Diversity Governance

04-Jul-2018 Lecture on Research Methodology

11-Jun-2018 Third Annual Tartu Conference on Russian and East European Studies

 Presented a conference paper and chaired the panel titled 'Nation-statehood in post-Crimean Eastern Europe'.

21-Sep-2017 BARI Workshop 2017 Bratislava, Slovakia

Speaker at the 'Diversity governance, minority participation and autonomy' session and Chair of the 'Ethnic and language diversity management in post-Soviet space' session.

10-Jul-2017 Human Rights Research Students' Conference - University of Essex

20-Mar-2017 Minority Right to Effective Public Participation: Development, Criticism, Responses

 Seminar for Master students at the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London.

03-Feb-2016 How to get a distinction on your LLM dissertation?

 Middlesex Univeristy organised seminar for LLM students

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