Senior Program Associate

Marta Basystiuk is a Senior Program Associate at the World Justice Project (WJP), where she works on initiatives aimed at strengthening the rule of law, justice, and governance at the EU subnational level. Prior to her role at WJP, she was a fellow at Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, with a primary focus on studying the impact of digital transformation on human capital, regulations governing emerging technologies, cybersecurity, disinformation, and climate change. Before joining Harvard, Marta led the implementation of two Council of Europe projects aimed at improving the effectiveness of the justice system and strengthening its institutional capacities. She also worked on the establishment of the High Anti-Corruption Court in Ukraine and served as an advisor at the US Department of Justice’s ICITAP program, where she contributed to the set-up of a new police force.

Marta holds an LLM degree from the University of Pennsylvania and Master’s degree in International Business Law from Central European University and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”.