Zulfiya Abdukhalikova

Zulfiya is a committed community volunteer and civil society activist from Almaty, currently working as the communications manager for the I4C network in wider Central Asia. She is a co-founder of Impact Hub Almaty and is responsible for the building of the IHA community. She has a Master’s degree in City and Regional Planning and is passionate about the social and economic development of her city. She has also conducted several research projects in Kazakhstan, which focused on urban development and social capital.

Zulfiya’s action plan is to promote a volunteering culture in Kazakhstan and establish a nation-wide volunteering network.