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2018 09 24
Delegation led by the Minister for Culture is discussing intellectual property issues in Geneva

The Lithuanian delegation led by Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson is taking part in the sessions of the General Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), which have begun in Geneva today.

2018 09 23
National Memorial Day for the Genocide of Lithuanian Jews

The 23rd September is the Holocaust Memorial Day, on which the victims are commemorated. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the abolition of the Vilnius Jewish Ghetto where 40,000 people were concentrated by force. 

2018 08 24
Presenting the tools for cultural education and development in the regions of Lithuania at the Edinburgh International Culture Summit

At the International Culture Summit in Edinburgh, Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson presented the cultural policy changes, investment in youth education through culture, and the process of balanced cultural development in the regions, which are all currently taking place ...

2018 08 23
Minister Ruokytė-Jonsson at the Edinburgh International Culture Summit

Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson is taking part in the two-day International Culture Summit in Edinburgh today.

2018 08 22
Minister of Culture: Lithuania is open to wider cultural partnership with Scotland

Lithuania and Scotland are very unique and interesting in terms of their history and culture. Co-operation between the two countries takes place in many cultural and artistic fields. 

2018 08 16
Minister of Culture: France is interested in Lithuanian artists and creators

On Thursday, Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson met with the newly appointed Lithuanian Culture Attaché in France, Austė Zdančiūtė, and wished her to discover as many new connections in all the areas of Lithuanian-French cultural co-operation as possible.

2018 07 08
Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are establishing joint cultural fund of the Baltic States

Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson, Lithuanian Minister of Culture, was in Riga on the 08th of July. The visit’s agenda contained conclusion of trilateral agreements and visit to the Song Festival dedicated to the centenary of the Latvian State.

2018 07 07
Lithuania and Germany – close and long-term cultural relations surpassing boundaries of centuries

On the 07th of July, Mrs. Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson, Lithuanian Minister of Culture, met Mrs. Monika Grütters, Minister of Culture and Media of the Federal Republic of Germany. 

2018 07 06
Minister of Culture: “Lithuanian Centenary Song Festival – the symbol of our unity and strength”

The Centenary Song Festival “In the name of…” that has just ended attracted thousands of spectators. 36 thousand participants took part in the Ensembles’ Evening in Kalnai Park, in the Dance Day, final concert of the Song Day and in other events. They gave joy and pride in their country to Lithuania.

2018 06 14
Possibilities of the European Economic Area (EEA) and the Norwegian Financial Mechanism in Lithuania were discussed

The Board members of the financial mechanism of the European Economic Area came for a visit to Lithuania. 

2018 06 11
Annual meeting of cultural attachés – discussions about future plans, performance results and new opportunities

The annual meeting of cultural attachés of the Republic of Lithuania is held in the Ministry of Culture on the 11th-12th of June. 

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2018 05 25
Lithuanian “Pavilion of Swamps” in the Venice Architecture Biennale – Information and Ideas sent by the Lithuanian Nature to Global World

Today Minister of Culture Liana Ruokytė-Jonsson is opening the Lithuanian “Pavilion of Swaps” in the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale. 

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