President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaitė paid an official visit to Denmark. The President met with Speaker of the Danish Parliament Mogens Lykketoft, Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II, visited the Royal Library of Denmark, and had a meeting with the young people from Lithuania who are studying in Denmark. During her visit the President was accompanied by Minister of Foreign Affairs Linas Linkevičius.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a European Council meeting the agenda of which included the enlargement of the European Union, defence and security policies, and the discussion of measures to ensure long-term economic stability. The EU leaders also discussed proposals on more effective economic and monetary policies and reinforced supervision of banks in the European Union.
2012-12-10 Visit by President Dalia Grybauskaitė to Brussels to attend the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony, 10 December 2012
President Dalia Grybauskaitė together with European leaders and EU's highest-ranking officials attended the Nobel Peace Prize Award Ceremony in Oslo. This year the prestigious distinction went to the European Union for more than a half century of peace, reconciliation, democracy and respect for human rights.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a special meeting of the European Council to discuss how to allocate the EU's seven-year budget for the period 2014-2020. The President also met with Lithuanian farmers gathered in Brussels and thanked them for their support in the negotiations.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the European Council meeting in Brussels. The heads of state or government of the EU member states discussed proposals to strengthen supervision of the finance and banking sector in the euro area and reviewed progress in the implementation of measures to boost economic growth.
2012-10-22 Visit by President Dalia Grybauskaitė to New York, United Nations General Assembly, 23-28 September 2012
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the General Debate of the 67th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. This year, the leaders of the world discussed ways to resolve international disputes by peaceful means.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė made a reciprocal official visit to Romania where she met with Romanian President Traian Băsescu, Prime Minister Victor Ponta and Romanian President of the Senate Crin Antonescu. Key items on the visit's agenda included EU funds absorption, discussion of negotiating positions on the EU's new financial framework, the projects important for the countries' energy security and independence, prospects for bilateral cooperation.
At the invitation of Queen Elizabeth II, the President participated in a reception at Buckingham Palace hosted on the occasion of the Olympic Games; visited the Olympic Village where she met with Lithuanian athletes to hand over a symbolic Olympic torch brought from Lithuania.
2012-06-30 Working visit by President Dalia Grybauskaitė to the European Council, Brussels, 28-29 June 2012
EU leaders in Brussels have endorsed the Compact for Growth and Jobs which sets out measures to boost economic growth and jobs in Europe. The European Council meeting has also approved country-specific recommendations for enhancing economy in each EU member state.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the United Nations Global Conference on Sustainable Development, RIO+20. The President delivered a speech at a plenary session and chaired, at the invitation of President Dilma Rousseff of Brazil, one of four high level UN Dialogues where representatives from 70 countries discussed how to get balance between economic growth and environmental protection.
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The President attends the 69th session of the United Nations General Assembly (New York)