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November 19, 2010

Event

Lithuania discusses on Social Market Economy

In Presence of the Speaker of Lithuanian Parliament Irena Degutienė Experts of Politics, Science from Lithuania, Germany, Denmark and Sweden discussed on Social Market Economy and it's practice on invitation of KAS, Homeland Union/Lit. Christian Democrats and the Institute for Democratic Politics. The event shall be the beginning of an intensive discussion on sustainable and balanced economic and social system in Lithuania. more…

November 18, 2010

Seminar

Corruption in Health Care System

On the 19th of November the next seminar of our project "For citizen's initiative: Lithuania without corruption" will take place in Panevėžys. This time representatives of Antional Audit Office of Lithuania, Special Investigation Service, Ministry of Health as well as of one of private Health Care institutions will debate on corruption in health care system as well as instruments for fighting corruption and it's prevention. more…

November 15, 2010

International Conference

Responsible Market Economy: Response to the global crisis?

On November 17, 2010 international Economy experts and scientists as well as high level politicians meet in the Parliament of the Republic of Lithuania (Seimas) to debate on the model of social market economy as the option in fighting global economic and financial crisis. more…

November 14, 2010

Discussion

US-Midterm-Elections: The begining of the End of Obama?

On the 10th of November 2010 we debated in our discussion club "politika.lt" on the topic US-Midterm-Elections. The election results as well as future perspectives for Obama-Administration were reviewed by our guests Petras Auštrevičius, MP, Laurynas Kasčiūnas, Foreign Policy Adviser to the Speaker of the Lithuanian Parliament, Arūnas Pemkus, Former Officer at the White House. more…

October 26, 2010

Discussion

Does Lithuania loose it's Exile Citizens?

In our discussion club on Wednesday we will debate on the emigration issue in Lithuania. Together with our panelists, University lecturers, representatives of IMO as well as representatives of Lithuanian World Community, we will speak about position of Lithuanians living abroad and their possibilities to participate in a public and political life in their home country and many more. more…

October 8, 2010

Discussion

Will social movements win the forthcoming local elections against political parties?

The next session of our discussion club "politika.lt" on Wednesday, October 13, is devoted to the forthcoming local elections in Februar 2011. Together with our guests Kęstutis Čilinskas, lawyer, Dr. Ainė Ramonaitė, Assoc. Prof. at the Institute for International relations and Political Science, Dr. Paulius Saudargas, MP, we will debate on the topic "Will social movements win the forthcoming local elections against political parties?". more…

October 4, 2010

Seminar

Fighting corruption in municipalities councils

We continue our project "For civic initiative: Lithuania without corruption" and invite to the Seminar "Fighting corruption in local governments" on the 6th of October in Šiauliai. Together with our guests from Transparency International, STT and Members of Parliament we will debate on degree of corruption in Lithuania as well as how to strengthen the participation of citizens at anti-corruption initiatives. more…

September 20, 2010

Discussion

Does the European Union have future?

Together with the Institute of Democratic Politics we will open our new season of discussion club "politika.lt" on Wednesday, September 22. Also during this Winter term we will continue our discussions on ongoing political issues and have interesting debates with our panelists. The topic of our season-opening discussion is "Does the European Union have future?". more…

September 14, 2010

Baltic Senior Citizens Conference

Economic, political, social and cultural challenges and life long learning in the 21st century

On September 17-19, 2010 the international senior citizen's conference in cooperation between KAS, Baltic senior citizen's organizations and European Senior Citizen's Union will take place in Klaipeda. Together with the honorary guests from Germany senior citizens from Baltic States will discuss important challenges of 21st century and possibilities for a closer regional cooperation as well as life long learning. more…

September 6, 2010

News

German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits Vilnius and Riga

German Chancellor Angela merkel is expected today for a two day visit in Vilnius and Riga. Besides meetings with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė and Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius the Chancellor will visit the Jesuits gymnasium and Antakalnis cemetery, where wreath ceremony is foreseen. The former visit date was stated beginning of June at the BDF Summit, but it was cancelled due to the resignation of German State President. more…