Elina Karakulova

Elina Karakulova

Country Director of the Internews Network in Kyrgyzstan 

Since 2001 Elina Karakulova has worked in various media and information projects in Bishkek, New York, Moscow, Washington and Chicago. Professional skills include media management, freedom of speech, transition to digital TV broadcasting, linguistic diversity, regional and investigative journalism, open data, countering disinformation online and on social media. 

She is a member of the Council for State Information Policy, as well as a member of several working groups on the development of media and the Internet.