Lukrecija Bielskyte is an EVS volunteer at the Peace Institute from August 2010 to June 2011. She comes from Lithuania and has a bachelor degree in Scandinavian (Swedish) philology from Vilnius University. The Swedish language, literature and culture were her main subjects. Lukrecija is very interested in languages, cultures and psychology and what is more, she is passionate about human rights issues. These are some of the reasons why she has come to Åland to work at the Peace Institute. Her main responsibility is to keep contact with the neighbouring countries and especially with Lithuania. She speaks Lithuanian, Swedish and English.
Jeanette Mauricio is a journalist and will be a volunteer at the Peace Institute from 05.08.2010 to 31.05.2011. At the Peace Institute Jeanette will work with supporting activities related to communication, the youth program and gender issues. Jeanette has a Master’s degree in human rights, another Master’s degree in gender studies from Complutense University in Spain, and a Bachelor’s degree in journalism from National University San Marcos in Peru. She has previously worked in different mass media and in the press office of the public administration for youth issues. Jeanette speaks Spanish, English and French.