Dr. Emin TEYMUROV received his Doctor of International Relations Degree from the Geneva School of Diplomacy and International Relations. Moreover, he received a PhD in Economy from the Azerbaijan State Economic University and a master’s degree from the American University, USA. He earned his first bachelor’s degree from the Azerbaijan State Economic University and a second bachelor’s degree from the University of North Florida. As well as being an Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy alumnus, he has been working at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for over 6 years. Dr. Teymurov speaks English, German, French, Russian and Turkish. He is the author of a number of articles published in Switzerland and Azerbaijan. His major research areas include renewable energy sources, sustainable development, trade policy, international trade, the green economy, development economics, aid for trade, as well as economic, environmental and energy security.