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2017 10 13
Kristina Sabaliauskaitė announced Author of the Day at London Book Fair 2018

The London Book Fair, together with its partners the British Council and the Publishers Association, are delighted to reveal the three headline authors who will represent Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania as Market Focus Authors of the Day at LBF 2018.

2017 09 25
Chinese Minister of Culture: ‘China has a Real Fever of Lithuanian Culture’

September 22, during a visit to China, a bilateral meeting between the Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson and the Chinese Minister of Culture Luo Shugang took place.      

2017 09 22
Minister of Culture to sign the Hangzhou Declaration along with 16 Central and Eastern European Countries and the Ministers of China

Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson continues her visit to the People's Republic of China. Today, September 22, the Minister takes part in the 3rd Forum on Cultural Cooperation of the Central and Eastern European Countries and China ‘Let's connect our hearts and share...

2017 09 15
Programme ‘Free Museums for Schoolchildren’ has begun

In implementing the Programme of the Government and seeking to ensure the development of cultural competences of children and young people, and the access to culture, the Ministry of Culture in cooperation with the Lithuanian Museums’ Association (LMA) has initiated a special programme of cultural hospitality in museums for schoolchildren ‘Creators and Promoters of the 16th...

2017 09 14
Experts from the World Intellectual Property Organization Visited the Ministry of Culture

Meeting with the experts from the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) was held at the Ministry of Culture.

2017 09 14
Minister of Culture met with the Ambassador of Poland in Lithuania

On September 14, the Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson met with the newly appointed Polish ambassador to Lithuania Urszula Doroszewska and the director of the Polish Institute in Vilnius, and adviser to the Embassy of the Republic of Poland Marcin Łapczyński.

2017 09 11
Allocation of EU Investments for Regional Cultural Projects Continues

Funding for three more regional cultural projects has been allocated from the from the European Union Structural Funds 2014–2020 by order of the Minister of Culture Lianos Ruokytės-Jonsson.

2017 09 07
Participant of ‘Create Lithuania’ will develop the concept of the National Film Library

Juliana Miliut, a participant in the project ‘Create Lithuania’ started working in the Ministry of Culture, where she will be working for the next six months mentoring the project to develop the concept for the national film library.

2017 08 20
Baltic Museology School Has Begun

Training of the long-term international cooperation project “Baltic Museology School” ( has been launched in the Estonian National Museum in Tartu (Estonia) on August 20.

2017 08 11
EU Investments Will Contribute to the Emergence of the Museum of Litvak Culture and Identity

By order of the Minister Liana Ruokytės-Jonsson the funding of EUR 5 million has been allocated to the project of the Vilna Gaon Jewish State Museum (VGJSM) in Vilnius from the European Structural and Investment Funds 2014-2020.

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2017 08 08
Minister of Culture: “United Kingdom becomes an exclusive cultural partner of Lithuania”

On August 8, the Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson has met the designated ambassador of Lithuania in the United Kingdom Renatas Norkus.

2017 08 03
Ministry of Culture Planning to Establish Media Council

This week the Ministry of Culture has hosted consultative meetings with the members of the media sector concerning the planned establishment of the Media Council.

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