International education specialist with over 20 years of experience in economics, international relations and education in Africa, East Asia and Pacific, ECA, Middle East and LAC. Expertise: education policy development, planning, management, financing and M&E; quality of education; inclusive and skills-based education; education for sustainable development; ICT in education; teacher training; curriculum development; TVET; education in emergencies. Strong skills in strategic and innovative thinking, communication, advocacy, capacity development, partnership building and fundraising. Fluent in English and Lithuanian and proficient in Russian/French with basic knowledge of German and Spanish.