Policy Officer

Martyna Balčiūnaitė


Ms. Martyna Balčiūnaitė (female) is EUD’s Policy Officer since December 2018, but has been working at EUD since 2017, as a Policy Assistant. Martyna holds the Bachelor of Laws in European Law and the double Master of Laws in International Human Rights Law and International Trade and Investment Law from Maastricht University in the Netherlands. As a Policy Officer Martyna monitors EU legislation, policies and actions in relation to deafness, sign language, and disability and develops as well as implements EUD campaign and advocacy strategies in order to ensure that EU level legislation, policies and other initiatives are in line with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and respect, protect and fulfill the rights of deaf persons. 

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