Umed Kalandarov

Director/Legal Consultant
Dushanbe, Tajikistan (ICNL LLC)

Umed Kalandarov has worked on ICNL’s programs supporting an enabling legal environment for civil society for over ten years, and has served as ICNL’s Country Director in Tajikistan since 2011. He has Bachelor and Master Degrees in Law, and graduated from the Law faculty at People’s Friendship University in Russia in 2003. Mr. Kalandarov has contributed to the analysis and drafting of several laws affecting civil society in Tajikistan, including the new Tax Code, the Law on the Ombudsman Institution, and amendments to the Law on Public Associations. He has written a series of publications on different aspects of CSO Law in Tajikistan.