Evidence - based policy solutions built
on shared vision and robust analysis.

Gabrielius Lapinskas

Vilnius University, Institute of International Relations and Political Science


What have you gained from your internship? fotoGabrielius

What key skills do you feel you have developed?

Firstly, I had an opportunity to contribute to desk research and to receive valuable feedback on my work.
Secondly, I developed a better understanding of how to analyse qualitative data and skills to do it effectively.
Thirdly, I learned how to gather and visualise quantitative data in a meaningful and aesthetic way.


What made you happy about your internship?


I enjoyed the demanding and productive work environment and becoming a part of a friendly and professional team on the day one of the internship.


Suggestions for future interns


I recommend to take some time to think of what one expects to learn from the internship. Knowing which concrete skills to enhance or which areas to acquire knowledge in helps to make the internship more tailor-made and valuable.