Hizel is a published writer, a journalist, translator, with various collaborations with media outlets and news agencies. He is also a humanitarian aid worker contributing toward the humanitarian relief in the Duhok province.

From 2010 to 2013 Hizel lived in Dortmund/Germany, where he studied Spacial Planning. Hizel also is a student of English Language at the University of Duhok, as he is passionate about literature: for its depth and beauty, and research for its ability to reveal truths and enlighten minds.

Hizel Hidayet is program coordinator with Open Think Tank.

Email contact: hizel.hidayet(at)ttopen.org