Karolis Zibas

Address: Lukiškių g. 5-527, 01108 Vilnius, Lithuania, 01108, Lithuania
Tel: +370 615 14401
Email: info@diversitygroup.lt
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Karolis Zibas, Director at Diversity Development Group

Experience, Background and Services:
Founded in 2012, NGO Diversity Development Group (DDG) is a non-profit organisation with an objective to carry out social (scientific, applied, and infrastructural) projects and research in the field of human rights, education, equal opportunities, diversity, migration and integration. The strategic aim of the organisation is to improve and manage diversity towards a sustainable, tolerant and socially responsible society. DDG activities cover the following areas:

• Monitoring contemporary processes of migration and integration of migrants in order to accumulate, develop, and disseminate theoretical and empirical knowledge about contemporary migration processes in Lithuania;
• Developing equal opportunities for migrants and other vulnerable groups: the monitoring of living and working conditions, human rights and social inclusion, social mobility and networks;
• Promoting and consolidating fundamental rights and freedoms: equal rights for migrants and other vulnerable groups in areas of employment, housing, health care, social services, and education; policy analysis and recommendations;
• Taking preventative actions against xenophobia, racism, and intolerance;
• Fighting human trafficking and modern day slavery