2013-05-09 President Dalia Grybauskaitė was presented the prestigious International Charlemagne Prize at the historical Aachen Town Hall (Germany), 8-9 May 2013
At the historical Aachen Town Hall, President Dalia Grybauskaitė was presented the prestigious International Charlemagne Prize. The award, also known as "Oscar in Politics", has been extended to President Grybauskaitė for Lithuania's contribution to uniting the European Union and building the economic stability of the whole Europe.
2013-04-17 President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the funeral of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, 17 April 2013
President Dalia Grybauskaitė together with other world leaders attended the funeral of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. "Today we say goodbye to one of the most influential political figures of the 20th century. Britain and the world have lost an exceptional personality. Margaret Thatcher has left an indelible imprint on history, with future generations to remember her," the President said.
2013-04-08 Visit by President Dalia Grybauskaitė in Oslo, to attend the European Regional Meeting, 8-9 April 2013
President Dalia Grybauskaitė visited Oslo, where she attended the European Regional Meeting organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO). At the meeting, Government, Employer and Worker representatives of the 51 countries of the region discussed ways to boost economic growth, reduce unemployment and social exclusion.
2013-03-19 Visit by President Dalia Grybauskaitė to the Vatican to attend Pope Francis’ inauguration ceremony, 18-19 March 2013
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the inauguration of the newly elected pontiff Pope Francis. The President congratulated His Holiness on behalf of the people of Lithuania and presented him an original Lithuanian Palm Sunday flower - verba - which was specially made for the occasion by the women from Vilnius district.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė, attending a European Council summit, discussed with other EU leaders the current state and perspectives of the EU-Russia relations. According to the President, the European Union must cooperate with Russia on equal terms, like wiith all other neighbors.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended a special meeting of the European Council. In Brussels, the heads of state or government of 27 EU member states negotiated how to allocate the EU's seven-year budget for the period 2014 - 2020 and discussed foreign and trade policy issues.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė attended the Munich Security Conference - a major and most important global forum where geopolitical tendencies are discussed every year and the underlying directions in foreign, defense, economic and energy security policies are shaped.
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.
Last updated: 2014-12-15 13:54