Aistė Vaitkevičiūtė

Aistė joined PPMI as a junior researcher in September 2020.  She has an interdisciplinary educational background in political science, international studies, and public policy. Her key areas of interest are gender equality, socioeconomic inclusion, human rights, and the impact of emerging technologies in these areas. Prior to PPMI, Aistė gained experience working as a university research assistant and project coordinator in various human rights NGOs. At PPMI, she primarily contributes to projects related to gender equality, inclusion, and the labour market by conducting desk research, drafting reports, and analysing data.  



  • Joint Erasmus MUNDUS MA in European Public Policy, Central European University (Hungary) and University of York (UK), 2021 
  • International Honors Program in Human Rights, a semester abroad programme with the School for International Training (Nepal, Jordan, Chile), 2017 
  • BA Government and Global Studies, Colby College, USA, 2018  


Selected Projects

Country factsheets for the Gender Equality Index 2021 (EIGE, 2021 – ongoing) 

Gender equality prospects in labour markets transformed by artificial intelligence and platform work (EIGE, 2020 – ongoing) 

Educational toolkits for fighting gender stereotypes, based on the example of the transport sector (DG MOVE, 2019 – ongoing) 

E-solution:NOWORRIES Agency Developing esthetics.