Yulia Gorbunova

Yulia Gorbunova

Senior Researcher
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A lawyer by training, Yulia is senior researcher on Ukraine, where she has worked extensively covering the armed conflict in Donbas and human rights abuses in Crimea, including enforced disappearances, prosecution, and detention of Crimean Tatars and abuses by paramilitary groups. Yulia has also worked on a range of issues in Europe and Central Asia region, including human rights in armed conflict, refugee rights, the right to health, women’s rights, and freedom of assembly, association, and speech. Yulia holds a master’s degree in professional communications from the University of Western Sydney and a bachelor's in law with a focus on criminal law and international law. She speaks English and Russian.

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