Irena Cuculoska is a PhD student in European Law at the Faculty of Law "Iustinianus Primus" in Skopje. She holds a Master's degree in International Law and International Relations and graduated as a first-generation graduate of the Faculty of Law. She is employed in the Bureau for Representation of the Republic of Macedonia before the European Court of Human Rights at the Ministry of Justice. She has been a member of the Institute for Human Rights for many years, where she has worked as a project coordinator and legal researcher. Her entire experience and focus of interest is on human rights, EU law and the European Convention on Human Rights. She has experience with a number of projects, research and analysis and is the author, co-author and editor of several publications.