Our team

Kaveh Taheri

Kaveh Taheri

Co-founder, chairman

Kaveh Taheri is a Turkey-based Iranian Human Rights researcher and journalist who has worked exclusively on Human Rights Violations especially Middle East, Iran and has attempted to improve living conditions for refugees awaiting resettlement in Turkey. He has repeatedly protested against excruciating refugee life in Turkey and covered the subject in numerous articles and news reports. Kaveh, who was a former political prisoner in Shiraz, had been sent to prison for his writings and statements on his Websites and Weblogs, in Iran and fled the country through Turkey to save his life.

Danyal Babayani

Danyal Babayani

Co-founder, Iran Desk Manager

Iranian human rights defender, researcher, and former political prisoner in Iran for his activism, who lives currently in Turkey since 2015.

Farnoosh Aghili

Farnoosh Aghili

Researcher

civic activist, who lives in Turkey since 2016.

Hamid Nasiri

Hamid Nasiri

IT Department

Web Programmer, who lives in Sweden since 2011.

Raha T

Raha T

Researcher

IT expert, who lives in Malaysia since 2011.

Alireza

Alireza

Biological Department

PhD in Genetics and Molecular Biology and project designer, who lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Prabalta Rijal

Prabalta Rijal

Contributor, Research and Journalism

Prabalta Rijal worked as a journalist for the past twelve years and she has done extensive reporting on human rights issues around the world specifically in Asia and Africa, she has also handled reporting teams at various levels. She began her career as a volunteer at government-run National English Daily, The Rising Nepal and by the time she left the organization in 2014 she had already been promoted as Desk Editor. She has also worked with The Oslo Times as The Chief International Correspondent.

Salome Orjonia

Salome Orjonia

Bachelor of Laws - LLB at Ilia State University