Svetlana joined the FSN Forum in 2013 to support an extension of Forum activities to the regional and country levels in Europe and Central Asia and to develop global and regional strategies. Currently she also acts as moderator of the FSN Forum in Europe and Central Asia.
She has over 20 years of work experience in complex socio-economic and political environments of countries in transition. She is skilled in cross-sectoral activities and cross-cultural communication, including enabling environments for sustainable development of agrifood systems and rural areas as well as capacity development and knowledge sharing.
She holds an M.Sc. in Agro-Industries and Food Technology and a Bachelor’s degree on Irrigation and Land Reclamation, with a range of professional training and courses for a Master’s degree in Management and Business Administration.