GLL Think & Do Tank
GLL has established GLL THINK & DO TANK in response to rapid global changes to engage global experience for the mitigation of post-pandemic outcomes. The task forces are powered by the EEA Grants 2014-2021 through the Active Citizens Fund and are part of the GLL Project “Ecosystem for the Civic Activation of Professional Diaspora”
Migration Task Force
GLL formed a task force to work on the migration crisis in Lithuania. The task force focuses on balancing the public narrative around refugees and the migration issues, and will prepare proposals to Government for long-term migrants’ integration policy in Lithuania.
Vaida Lukošiūtė | UK |A competent and facilitative manager with fifteen years of experience in operations, donor compliance, and project management. Vaida has vast experience working in the humanitarian sector and emergency responses, seeing the big picture, delivering quality projects, and ensuring conformity with policies and procedures.
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Lina Vosyliūtė |Belgium | Researcher within the Rights and Security program at CEPS – Brussels-based think-tank leading EU-level policy debates. Lina’s research focuses on EU’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice – namely, migration and asylum policies; border controls; the criminalization of humanitarianism; migrant smuggling and other organized crime issues, including anti-terrorism; the protection of minorities across the EU.
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Kristina Sutkaitytė |Switzerland |Project and program manager, with expertise in EU development cooperation and humanitarian policies as well as the common security and defense policy domain.
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Violeta Mooney |Ireland |Psychologist who has been working with Migrants, Refugees, and Asylum seekers in Ireland for the last 15 years. Currently serving as a board member of the Cairde organization which specializes in providing services to marginalized communities.
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Jelena Solovjova |UK |Legal and political analyst, focusing on the Middle East and North Africa, security, international law, and organized crime.
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Mantė Makauskaitė |Lithuania |Development expert with anthropological mindset and interdisciplinary approach to development cooperation field, which has been tested while working at the global ICT consultancy company, public sector, and non-profit world.
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Kristijanas Kaminskis | Lithuania |Researcher and consultant operating within the ICT4D field and aiming to stimulate meaningful cooperation between Lithuania and African countries.
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Aušra Kukelkaitė | Lithuania | Managing Director of Global Lithuanian Leaders network, with extended experience in the field of communications and diaspora matters.
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Gabrielė Urbonaitytė| Lithuania |Community Manager at a Global Lithuanian Leaders, with knowledge in international law and politics, pooling the global talent of the diaspora and channeling it towards the benefit of Lithuania and its economy.
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Dr. RIMVYDAS BALTADUONIS | USA | Visiting Senior Research Scholar at Columbia’s Center on Global Energy Policy. He is also an Associate Professor in the Economics Department at Gettysburg College and a Co-Director of Gettysburg Lab for Experimental Economics. He also leads the Board of Economic Cooperation within the World Lithuanian Community as well as Co-Chairs the joint Parliamentary Commission for the affairs of Lithuanians globally.
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SKAIDRA PUODŽIŪNAS | Canada | In-house story-teller, cheer-leader, connector at Ontario Digital Services with interest and experience in communication strategies
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DOMINYKAS MILAŠIUS | UK | Strategy and geopolitical risk advisor with keen interest in innovative citizen engagement solutions.
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AUŠRA KUKELKAITĖ | Vilnius | Managing Director of Global Lithuanian Leaders network, with extended experience in the field of communications and diaspora matters.