Gulchekhra Kholmatova is a human rights defender and researcher at Law and Prosperity. The organisation is a member of the Coalition of Civil Society Against Torture and Impunity in the Republic of Tajikistan. Gulchekhra Kholmatova provides legal assistance to the victims of torture and ill-treatment, documents cases of torture, drafts analytical materials, monitors trials. She also accompanies relatives of torture victims to meetings with representatives of state bodies. Gulchehra Kholmatova is a lawyer and a member of the Union of Lawyers of the Republic of Tajikistan.