Larisa joined the EWC team as an advisor, with the main responsibilities revolving around strengthening EWC programming in education for democracy, human rights and intercultural education and advancing education as an essential part of the international response to climate change and the needs of sustainable development.
Larisa obtained her Degree in teaching history, social science and English (Russia). She also holds Diploma in Social Studies and Counselling skills from the ARLT Foundation in the Netherlands.
Larisa has an extensive experience working as project manager in the Bellona Foundation, in Oslo (Norway) and as well as through being the Head of the Bellona office in Kyiv (Ukraine). She also worked as a project coordinator of the European Commission /Nordic Council of Ministers programme “Access for Higher Education for Belarusian Youth (AHEYB)” and small grant project officer at the Norwegian Embassy in Ukraine.