United Nations

Is Vilnius a smart city?

Rapid urbanization is posing new challenges to quality of life in big cities across the globe, including in Lithuania. Even a relatively small city like...

Lithuania to advocate for Crimean Tatar rights at UNESCO Executive Council

The Lithuanian government agreed on priority issues the country will raise during its term at the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural...

What if Syrian civil war happened in Lithuania?

The Syrian civil war , which started five years ago, has devastated the country, killing 270,000 people and displacing half of the population. Public...

Lithuanian president to raise Astravyets NPP issue at Nuclear Security Summit

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė is planning to raise the issue of Belarus' Astravyets Nuclear Power Plant at the Nuclear Security Summit in...

Lithuania facing a demographic day of reckoning

Over the last 25 years, the population of Lithuania has fallen from 3.7 million to 2.9 million, shrinking by over 1% annually. While predictions of the...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10