Council of Europe

Council of Europe Treaties in the area of culture, signed and ratified by Lithuania
European Cultural Convention
Entered into force: 7/5/1992
Convention for the Protection of the Architectural Heritage of Europe
Entered into force: 1/4/2000
European Convention on Transfrontier Television
Entered into force: 1/1/2001
European Convention on the Protection of the Archaeological Heritage (Revised)
Entered into force: 8/6/2000
European Convention on Cinematographic Co-Production
Entered into force: 1/10/1999
Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities
Entered into force: 1/7/2000
European Landscape Convention
Entered into force: 1/3/2004
European Convention for the Protection of the Audiovisual Heritage
Entered into force: 1/1/2008
Protocol to the European Convention for the Protection of the Audiovisual Heritage, on the Protection of Television Productions
Entered into force: 1/4/2014

Council of Europe Resolutions, adopted by Lithuania
Resolution (88)15 setting up a European support fund for the co-production and distribution of creative cinematographic and audiovisual works ("EURIMAGES")
Member of the European Audiovisual Observatory since 1992
Resolution CM/Res(2010)53 establishing an Enlarged Partial Agreement on Cultural Routes

 Council of Europe initiatives
Compendium. Cultural Policies and Trends in Europe: https://www.culturalpolicies.net/
National coordinator – Lithuanian Council for Culture, national expert – Audronė Rimkutė, Associate Professor of Cultural Policy and Philosophy at the Institute of Social Sciences and Applied Informatics at Vilnius University.
Cultural Policy Profile: https://www.culturalpolicies.net/database/search-by-country/country-profile/?id=23
EURIMAGES – European Cinema Support Fund: https://www.coe.int/en/web/eurimages/
National coordinator – Lithuanian Film Centre under the Ministry of Culture, national representative – Audrius Stonys, film director.
European Audiovisual Observatory: https://www.obs.coe.int/en/web/observatoire/
National coordinator – Lithuanian Film Centre under the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania.
HEREIN: Observatory on policies and values of the European heritage: https://www.coe.int/en/web/culture-and-heritage/herein-heritage-network
National coordinator – Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania.
European Heritage Days: http://www.europeanheritagedays.com/Home.aspx
National coordinator – Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania.
Cultural Routes: https://www.coe.int/en/web/cultural-routes
National coordinator – Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania.
Cooperation with the European Institute of Cultural Routes: https://www.coe.int/en/web/cultural-routes/european-institute-of-cultural-routes

Steering Committee for Culture, Heritage and Landscape, CDCPP
https://www.coe.int/en/web/cdcpp-committee/home
Lithuanian representative at the Steering Committee for Culture, Heritage and Landscape, CDCPP -  Alfredas Jomantas, Head of the International Programmes at the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Lithuania.

Permanent Representation of the Republic of Lithuania to the Council of Europe
http://mission-ce.mfa.lt/mission-ce/en/

Last updated: 30-03-2020