Ambassador Vaidotas Verba
Ambassador Vaidotas Verba of Lithuania assumed the responsibilities of the OSCE Project Co-ordinator in Ukraine on 1 September 2014. He was team leader of the Odessa group of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission in 2014. From 2012 he was Special Envoy for the EU’s Eastern Partnership at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, and also Chief Co-ordinator for the preparation of the third Eastern Partnership summit in Vilnius in autumn 2013. Since 2007 he was Ambassador of Lithuania to the Netherlands, and Permanent Representative to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons. Ambassador Verba holds a Master’s Degree in Law from Vilnius University. He speaks Lithuanian, English, German, Russian and French.