Yulia Nesterova is Lecturer in International and Comparative Education at the University of Glasgow. Yulia’s research interests centre around inequalities and injustices in education and partnerships and community/youth engagement for quality education and learning, peace and justice. She is working on a large project investigating spatial inequalities in education in 14 cities in seven countries across Africa and Asia and a project with UNESCO IIEP exploring how cities in the global south work towards achieving SDG4. Yulia is also leading a project on community-based peacebuilding and co-leading a project on engaging youth in peace processes. Prior to joining Glasgow, Yulia worked with UNESCO. She has conducted research in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Pacific.