We’ve come together and are open to working with other associates that share our passion for international development that works, and finding out how to design and implement interventions to achieve and sustain impact, the kind that matters to the communities and people concerned.


Elma Paulauskaite

PIL director, counting with eight years of experience in social policy and development research and practice.


Andrius Tursa

PIL co-founder, Andrius is an interdisciplinary researcher and manager.  


Ieva Giedraityte

Ieva Giedraityte is a lecturer and freelance analyst with an MA in Latin American Studies, knowledge of EU cooperation policies, and experience with elaboration and evaluation of projects and EU-funded programs.


Lara Bezzina

Lara Bezzina, PhD, has over ten years’ experience as a practitioner and researcher in the fields of disability, development, and other social issues including human rights, migration and social services.


Aiste Darguzaite

Graphic designer with more than 15 years of experience in developing visual identities, infographics, print designs and web.


Ksenija Paksina

 A multilingual applied social anthropologist that advises governments and corporate clients on Culture.


Nina Djukanović

Nina is a final year student at University College London of an interdisciplinary degree Arts and Sciences. She is working at PIL as an intern.


Daiva Repeckaite 

A policy researcher and journalist, interested in education, equal opportunities and inclusive governance.


Marta Gadeikiene

Marta Gadeikiene, international development specialist, PhD candidate in political science with over ten years of professional field-based experience specifically with NGOs.