European University Institute State of the Union
Speakers -  State of the Union


Virginija Langbakk

Virginija Langbakk is Director of the European Institute for Gender Equality, a European agency supporting the work of EU governments and EU institutions in advancing gender equality. Prior to this position, she was Deputy Director at Department for Management and Methods in Development Co-operation of the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She was also a Programme Director at Sipu International in Sweden where she held responsibility for gender equality, public sector reform and HIV/AIDS policies. She has a Masters Degree from Vilnius State University.