Justė Vežikauskaitė

Justė Vežikauskaitė joined PPMI in the fall of 2018. She holds a Master‘s degree in Public Policy Analysis (Vilnius University). Prior to joining PPMI team, Justė gained work-related experience in both public and private sectors, and did several internships in international non-governmental organisations (UNICEF, Transparency International, International Organisation for Migration). Her main areas of interest are migration policy, public governance, personal data protection.


Key areas of expertise

  • Policy areas: migration policy, public governance, personal data protection
  • Methods: in-depth and semi-structured interviews, case studies, surveys, descriptive statistics



  • BA in Political Science (Cum laude), Vilnius University, 2017
  • MA in Public Policy Analysis, Vilnius University, 2019
  • Erasmus student exchange, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, 2016
  • Small States Summer School, University of Iceland, Iceland, 2018


Selected projects

  • Impact evaluation of EU funds investments in the areas of R&D&I and education under Lithuania’s Operational Programme 2014–2020 (2019 – ongoing)
  • Support to the Observatory for the Online Platform Economy (2019 – ongoing);
  • Country factsheets for the EU Member States for the Gender Equality Index 2019 (2019)
  • CEEYouth: The comparative study of young migrants from Poland and Lithuania in the context of Brexit (2018 – ongoing)
  • Support for developing country knowledge on public administration (EUPACK 2) (2018 – ongoing)
  • Progress Assessment of the ESF Support to Public Administration (PAPA) (2018 – ongoing)
  • Mid-term evaluation of Lithuania‘s investment into Smart Public Governance priority under the Lithuanian Operational Programme (2018-2019)
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