Elena Polivtseva is head of policy and research at IETM – International Network for Contemporary Performing Arts. Before joining IETM, she worked in the corporate sector and international NGOs. She holds a diploma in EU non-profit advocacy and negotiation, and a Master’s degree in European Studies (Université libre de Bruxelles) and International Relations (Tomsk State University).
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