Director, Center for Continuous Electoral Trainings and Research
Natalia Iuras, director of the Center for Continuous Electoral Trainings by the CEC Moldova (CCET), is an educator, speaker & author – specializing in elections. As the director of the CCET, Natalia created a modern, dynamic, innovative regional learning Center targeting all electoral stakeholders, counting nearly 40.000 beneficiaries worldwide. As an educator, she contributed to the development of nearly 1.000 individuals from over 7 countries. As a speaker, Natalia has shared her insights with audiences worldwide through panel presentations & workshops. As an author, she published research papers & articles that lead to reforming one of the most sensitive areas in political science – political finance. She has over 10 years of professional experience with well-known international non-governmental organizations and businesses in the EE region; broad experience in leadership, strategy & sustainability; fundraising & project management; policy analysis & lobbying. She is a graduate from ASEM; USM and in 2009 received her EMBA from IEDC- Bled School of Management, an executive education center based in the Slovene Alps.