at ODRAZ-Sustainable Community Development in Croatia

Lidija Pavić-Rogošić, Founder and Director of ODRAZ-Sustainable Community Development in Croatia, brings over two decades of expertise to the realm of sustainable development. Trained as an architect and with a post-graduate course in the Practice of Social Change from London Metropolitan University, Lidija has been a pivotal figure at the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Physical Planning and in international organizations like REC and USAID/AED. Since 2013, she has been a distinguished member of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), representing the Diversity Europe Group. Currently focusing on sustainable development goals and rural areas within the NAT section, Lidija's dynamic leadership extends beyond national borders, making significant contributions to European discussions on crucial socio-economic issues.