Women in politics is a necessity
President Dalia Grybauskaitė, currently on a working visit to Chile, is attending the high-level event “Women in Power and Decision-Making: Building a Different World” organized by the Government of Chile in collaboration with UN Women. At the event, the President who is also Chair of the Council of Women World Leaders delivered a keynote presentation on women’s participation in politics and state governance and shared Lithuania’s experience in this sphere.
The President congratulated Kuwait on national day
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, on behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, to His Highness the Amir of the State of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, on the occasion of the 54th anniversary of Kuwait’s national holiday – Independence Day.
The President extended condolences over tragic shooting attack in the Czech Republic
President Dalia Grybauskaitė expressed condolences, on behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, to President Miloš Zeman of the Czech Republic over the tragic assault against innocent people in Uhersky Brod.
The President’s statement after the State Defense Council meeting on the manning of the armed forces
The State Defense Council, after evaluating the geopolitical situation and new threats to national security, has...
The President received letters of credence from Portugal’s ambassador
President Dalia Grybauskaitė accepted letters of credence from Ambassador Rui Macieira of Portugal.
The President congratulated Estonia on national day
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, on behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, to Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves on the 97th anniversary of Estonia’s Declaration of Independence.
According to the President, since 1918 – a defining year for both countries – when our citizens assumed full responsibility, decisively and at the same time, for their future proclaiming national independence, Lithuania and Estonia together with their people have enjoyed the strongest ever friendship agreement. She underlined that today Lithuania was delighted and proud to stand with Estonia as closest allies and partners bound by common history and clearly defined future objectives.
Ukrainian people continue defending the Maidan ideals
President Dalia Grybauskaitė has arrived in Ukraine’s capital Kyiv. Together with other European leaders she will...
The President received letters of credence from Canada’s ambassador
President Dalia Grybauskaitė accepted letters of credence from Alain Hausser, Canadian Ambassador to Lithuania....
The President received letters of credence from Ghana’s ambassador
President Dalia Grybauskaitė accepted letters of credence from the Ambassador of the Republic of Ghana to Lithuania,...
Dalia Grybauskaitė congratulated the newly elected President of Greece
President Dalia Grybauskaitė extended congratulations, on behalf of the Lithuanian people and on her own behalf, to President-elect Prokopis Pavlopoulos of the Hellenic Republic.
“I would like to take the opportunity to wish you and the citizens of Greece continued focus, togetherness and prosperity. I am delighted to note that relations between Lithuania and Greece are growing stronger and I hope that they will continue developing to open up new doorways to mutually beneficial cooperation,” the President wrote in her message of congratulations.