Program Director for Privacy and Internet
M.A., Liljana Pecova – Ilieska

M.A., Liljana Pecova -Ilieska, Program Director for Privacy and Internet, with specific address on good governance issues, transparency, accountability and openness of the institutions.

Previous ten years’ experience in law enforcement within the Ministry of Interior, followed by an advisory position at the Data Protection Agency, whereas was part of the Expert Working Group of the National Inter-sectoral Body for Human Rights Protection.

Author of several research papers in data protection, as well as part of the Expert group preparing the postgraduate program curricula in this field. Data protection expertise in social media, public relations and marketing. Expert in strategy documents/plans preparation. Certified trainer for adults for the areas of competence. Special contribution on long term training the target groups in Education sector on data protection, safer internet for kids. Part of the privacy protection community with special focus on security sector and surveillance.

Community member of SEEDIG – Euro Dig – Sub regional and Regional Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Initiative’s, also one of the Founders of IGF initiative in Macedonia. Panelist of more national and international conferences and Council of Europe’ s activist for No hate speech Campaign.