Lolita Lezhanina is an intern at IFIT, based in its headquarters in Barcelona. Previously she was enrolled in the Internship Program at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, where she was actively involved in the organisation of Ukraine Reform Conference and the creation of Crimea Platform. In Ukraine, Lolita took active part in youth civil society in Kyiv. She created her own annual project, NATO IIR Model, organised at the Institute of International Relations Taras Shevchenko, the National University of Kyiv.
Lolita obtained her bachelor’s degree in International Communication from the Institute of International Relations Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv. She spent her Erasmus semester at Uppsala University, Sweden studying in the Department of Peace and Conflict Research. Currently Lolita is completing a master’s program in International Relations with the Institute of International Relations Taras Shevchenko, the National University of Kyiv.
Working languages: English, Russian, Ukrainian and German