GoVilnius Director Darius Udrys and Filmmaker Romas Zabarauskas

Lithuania’s LGBT friendly map endorsed by the capital

While Lithuania is often criticised for homophobic laws and attitudes, her big cities are taking their own initiative to change the country’s course for a more progressive and inclusive society. Wednesday, June 21, a Friendly Vilnius map was issued and 20.000 free copies distributed across the city. This is the 5th edition of the map, a project which has been highlighting LGBT friendly establishments since 2012. […]

Ramūnas Karbauskis

Unexpected juncture – Karbauskis’ withdrawal is a huge victory for him

The sparks flying due to the Artificial Insemination Law should not impact the ratings of the Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union (LPGU) and a part of society may overall find the topic hard to understand note experts. […]


Lithuanian leaders give their reasons for not joining Baltic Pride march

Lithuania’s president, parliamentary speaker and prime minister say they will not join the Baltic Pride march this weekend in show of support of the country’s LGBT community. […]


Ambassadors from five states to participate in Baltic Pride 2016

Representatives from 12 foreign embassies, including five ambassadors will participate in the LGBT Baltic Pride parade which will take place in Vilnius on June 18. The chairman of the Lithuanian Gay League board Vladimir Simonko […]

Saulius Meilutis

Lithuania’s star swimmer’s father stuns Gay League with letter

The Lithuanian Gay League invited swimmer Rūta Meilutytė to march in the Baltic Pride event in Vilnius this year, but received an unexpected answer from her father Saulius Meilutis. […]