Lithuania

Audronė Telešienė: Let’s not panic that there is not 3 million of us

Recently published United Nations (UN) statistics about population changes in Lithuania have really put the country on pins and needles. Headlines in the press were screaming that we are a country going extinct at the […]

Breaking the bread. Old Lithuanian tradition. @15min.lt
History

Lithuanian genetics study reveals new unique insights into our ancestry

The latest study on Lithuanian genetics traces the origin and ancestry of the Lithuanian population and reveals greatest influences on the Lithuanian genome. Scientists discovered genetic components belonging to ancestors from three different pre-historical periods […]

Maria Christina Lundqvist, H.E. Ambassador of Sweden to Lithuania
Nordic/Baltic

Social entrepreneurship: What can Lithuania learn from Sweden?

Social entrepreneurship is one of areas Lithuania takes inspiration from the Nordics. According to Maria Christina Lundqvist, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Sweden to Lithuania, one key to success is a society that takes responsibility. […]

Culture

ArtVilnius ’19 Art Fair is celebrating its one-decade anniversary

The international contemporary art fair ArtVilnius is the biggest art fair in the Eastern European region, which is celebrating its one-decade anniversary. ArtVilnius’19, the tenth iteration of the fair, will take place between May 30 […]