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The President: we must strengthen resilience to cyber threats and the effects of soft powers
On Monday, President Gitanas Nausėda met with Minister of Defense Arvydas Anušauskas to discuss the situation, activity plans and objectives of the national defense system in 2021, focusing on cyber security challenges. “Currently hostile states are increasingly testing cyber security situation in the country, it is therefore, necessary to strengthen our resilience in this area and focus on the effective operation of the National Cyber Security Center” said the President emphasizing that all institutions must take care of their own security and must be involved in enforcing the applicable requirements.
The Foreign Policy Coordination Council discussed Lithuania’s key objectives in foreign policy in 2021
President Gitanas Nausėda convened a meeting of the Foreign Policy Coordination Council to discuss key priorities and objectives in foreign policy in 2021. “We are a country that defends democratic values, human rights and freedoms, sovereignty and territorial integrity, and we strongly support the Euro-Atlantic aspirations of the Eastern Partnership countries. The implementation of foreign policy priorities requires coordinated and consistent action by all institutions operating in the field of foreign policy”, the President said.
New Year greetings from President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė
Dear fellow citizens, The end of one year and the beginning of another makes us reflect on the past and take a look at the future. For the future is where our hopes and plans lie. I believe that in the coming 2021 we will take a big step forward in creating a greener, more innovative and more united Lithuania. I am convinced that in 2021 we will be more optimistic rather than pessimistic about the pandemic.
The President: OECD’s leadership and multilateral cooperation are crucial to address global challenges of the pandemic
President Gitanas Nausėda participated remotely in the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the signing of the OEDC convention. The leaders of OECD member countries discussed organization’s achievements, state of affairs in the world economy, long-term trends, and the specific contribution of the OECD to shape “better policies for better lives”.
The President: the vaccine should reach EU citizens as soon as possible
President Gitanas Nausėda attends the European Council in Brussels where leaders discuss key issues in the European Union. The first day’s meeting intended to discuss the management measures of the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccination strategy, the fight against climate change and relations with third countries lasted until morning. As to the spread of the COVID-19 in the Union, the President emphasized the need to complete all the necessary procedures to start vaccination in the EU as soon as possible. The President expressed hope that the vaccine would be available to the EU’s neighboring countries, namely the Eastern Partnership countries. The Council stressed that it was too early to talk about the release of quarantine restrictions and that this should be coordinated across the EU.
The President: we must strengthen resilience to cyber threats and the effects of soft powers
The President: we must strengthen resilience to cyber threats and the effects of soft powers
The Foreign Policy Coordination Council discussed Lithuania’s key objectives in foreign policy in 2021
The Foreign Policy Coordination Council discussed Lithuania’s key objectives in foreign policy in 2021
New Year greetings from President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė
New Year greetings from President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė
The President: OECD’s leadership and multilateral cooperation are crucial to address global challenges of the pandemic
The President: OECD’s leadership and multilateral cooperation are crucial to address global challenges of the pandemic
The President: the vaccine should reach EU citizens as soon as possible
The President: the vaccine should reach EU citizens as soon as possible
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The Baltic leaders call upon the heads of the EU to speed up public vaccination

2021-01-19

President Gitanas Nausėda with Prime Minister of Latvia Krišjānis Kariņš and Prime Minister of Estonia Jüri Ratas addressed the heads of the EU institutions, calling on the forthcoming European Council on 21 January to agree on targets and deadlines for the collective immunity of EU citizens. The Baltic leaders urged the European leaders to take immediate action to ensure speed and efficiency of the vaccination process.

The President received credentials of Ambassadors of Ethiopia, Algeria and Zambia

2021-01-18

President Gitanas Nausėda remotely received credential letters of Ambassador Million Samuel Gebre of the Federal...

The President: we must strengthen resilience to cyber threats and the effects of soft powers

2021-01-18

On Monday, President Gitanas Nausėda met with Minister of Defense Arvydas Anušauskas to discuss the situation,...

The Foreign Policy Coordination Council discussed Lithuania’s key objectives in foreign policy in 2021

2021-01-15

President Gitanas Nausėda convened a meeting of the Foreign Policy Coordination Council to discuss key priorities and...

The President calls Lithuania’s top officials to the meeting of the Foreign Policy Coordination Council

2021-01-14

On January 15, at the initiative of President Gitanas Nausėda the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Coordination Council composed of heads and experts of institutions operating in the field of foreign policy will be convened. The Council will discuss the formulation and implementation of a unified plan for foreign policy based on a national consensus. The Council should ensure smooth interinstitutional cooperation in foreign policy.

The President congratulated the new Swiss leader on assuming the office

2021-01-01

President Gitanas Nausėda extended congratulations to President Guy Parmelin of the Swiss Confederation on assuming the office.

New Year greetings from President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė

2020-12-31

Dear fellow citizens, The end of one year and the beginning of another makes us reflect on the past and take a...

Christmas greetings from President Gitanas Nausėda and First Lady Diana Nausėdienė

2020-12-24

Dear fellow citizens, on this special day we would like to talk to everyone, the ones surrounded by the warmth of...

The President brought together a coalition of seven countries in support of the elected President of Moldova

2020-12-24

President Gitanas Nausėda brought together Latvian, Estonian, Czech, Polish, Romanian and Slovakian leaders to express support for the democratically elected President of Moldova, Maia Sandu, who is inaugurated today. In a joint statement, the Presidents of seven EU member states express support to Maia Sandu’s efforts to follow the path of European integration and consolidate the implementation of reforms based on democratic values, fundamental freedoms and the rule of law.

Statement of the Presidents of Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Romania and the Slovak Republic

2020-12-24

We, the Presidents of Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Poland, Romania and the Slovak Republic congratulate Maia Sandu on her inauguration as President of the Republic of Moldova. Maia Sandu has been given a strong mandate from the citizens of the Republic of Moldova who expect changes, a more ambitious reform agenda, democracy and closer ties with the EU.

The President: strong historic memory allows us to look to the future with confidence

2020-12-22

After visiting new the virtual exhibition, “The Victorious Christmas Eve of 1989: Dethroning of the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact” at the Center for Civil Education, President Gitanas Nausėda highlighted the special significance of historical memory in consolidating and preserving the statehood. “By clearly remembering the events of the past and not allowing these memories to be falsified, we can look to the future with confidence”, the President said.

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