Rugile Butkeviciute

Rugile Butkeviciute

Europe & Eurasia, Lithuania, Women & Gender Issues, 2018

As a Project Manager for the Women’s Issues Information Center, Rugile Butkeviciute has experience promoting equal rights and opportunities for women and men by providing legal and emotional support for victims of gender based violence. Upon returning to Lithuania, Rugile plans to prevent gender inequality and gender based violence from an early age by creating and piloting a long-term comprehensive program on gender stereotypes and gender based violence for youth. Rugile will be placed at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia work with the Women and Gender Studies department on failitating major events throughout the fall semester.

Rugile Butkeviciute