Evan Tracz

Evan Tracz

Country Director, Moldova; Director, Novateca - Global Libraries Moldova
Europe & Eurasia, Moldova, Civil Society, Technology

Evan is the Country Director for the IREX Moldova office. He also manages the Novateca - Global Libraries Moldova program, a seven-year national program that provides Moldovan citizens with access to relevant information and locally tailored services through its network of more than 1,000 modernized public libraries countrywide. 

Evan previously served as NATO’s Liaison Officer to Central Asia, facilitating partnerships, projects and political dialogue between NATO and the five Central Asian former-Soviet republics. He also spent nearly four years at the OSCE mission in Turkmenistan as Project Coordinator, where he helped develop and manage over 100 projects addressing security and development.

An IREX returnee, Evan previously managed the Internet Access and Training Program for IREX in Ukraine, Moldova and Belarus (2000-2002), a project that helped extend public internet access to dozens of communities throughout the region for the first time.

Evan received a MA in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School at Tufts University, and a BA in English from Boston University.