Nerijus lives in Vilnius and is a freelance trainer in the area of non-formal learning and training. He was born in Lithuania, but has lived in Zurich (Switzerland), Ljubljana (Slovenia), Barcelona (Spain) and Yogyakarta (Indonesia). Works as a freelance educator and consultant in the fields of non-formal education and youth work, mainly, but not exclusively, with the Erasmus+: Youth in Action Programme. Inspired by the developments of Open Badges, is involved in crafting digital badges with Badgecraft.eu. Open Badges offer online solutions for recognising skills and achievements in a wide range of learning contexts.