BDAR
gdpr

All news

20220609_151415.jpg
2022 10 25
Svalbard Global Seed Vault Welcomes First Ever Seed Deposits from Spain and Lithuania

Through clear Arctic skies, the small plane carrying 10 precious boxes of seeds from Spain arrived at Svalbard airport on the morning of the 7 th  of June. Two days later a box arrived from Lithuania. It was an occasion for the two countries to celebrate.

15412031569_37303be33d_k (1).jpg
2022 05 31
Lithuanian plant genetic resources are going to be stored in the Arctic Pole – at the Svalbard Seed Vault

The Lithuanian State Forest Service has signed an agreement with NordGen, the Nordic Centre for Genetic Resources, under which NordGen will store the seed collection of Lithuania's most valuable plant genetic resources at the Svalbard Seed Vault. The collection is currently being prepared for shipment and ...

ENG.jpg
2022 03 22
Lithuania simplifies the recognition procedures of professional qualifications for architects and civil engineers from Ukraine

The Ministry of Environment is shortening the procedure for recognizing the professional qualifications of architects and civil engineers for Ukrainians who have fled the war zone and are looking for employment possibilities in Lithuania.

Klimato savaitės ir kiti fonai (20).png
2022 03 07
125 Construction Products manufactured in Russia and Belarus are suspended in Lithuania

Construction Production Certification Center (CPCC) suspended certificates for all construction products manufactured in Russia and Belarus from 4 March 2022. As a result, it will no longer be possible to import construction products manufactured in Russia or Belarus that are subject to CPCC certification from 9 March 2022.

3x2-4expo.jpg
2021 10 04
How Lithuania is fast achieving sustainability goals

Lithuania’s pavilion at the Expo 2020 Dubai is named  Openarium . It is a wooden building that represents Lithuania as a country that is open to creativity, sustainability, communality, and innovation. Its purpose is to create the atmosphere of a growing and sustainable society, highlighting Lithuania’s peculiarity as well as modernity.

20210927PPEL7888 - Copy.jpg
2021 09 27
Lithuania strong on renewables and recycling – must do better on transport, agriculture and emissions reductions, says OECD

Lithuania has significantly boosted its use of renewable energy and waste recycling but needs to do better in managing environmental impacts of transport and agriculture. Policies will also need to be strengthened considerably for Lithuania to reach its 2030 and beyond climate targets and ...

Images NU 6.jpg
2021 04 09
Lithuania enlists EMSA’s RPAS services to monitor ship emissions

EMSA is providing the country with Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) services to assist in monitoring ship emissions, protect the marine environment and improve maritime safety.

AM sveikinimas EN (1).png
2020 12 23
HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Happy and safe holidays from Minister of Environment Simonas Gentvilas.

Simonas Gentvilas PNG (2) - Copy - Copy.png
2020 12 11
SIMONAS GENTVILAS, THE NEW MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENT, ADDRESSES EVERY CITIZEN OF LITHUANIA AFTER TAKING AN OATH IN SEIMAS TOGETHER WITH THE OTHER MEMBERS OF THE 18TH GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF LITHUANIA

Dear environmentalist, It means everyone.  Every day we make choices that have an impact on the environment - from what kind of Christmas gift we should choose to the decisions ...

Untitled.jpg
2020 12 07
THE MEETING OF THE PARTIES TO THE ESPOO CONVENTION STARTS TOMORROW, 8TH DECEMBER 2020, IN VILNIUS

The 8th session of the Meeting of the Parties to Espoo Convention will begin tomorrow, 8th December 2020, in Vilnius. It is an important international event focusing on the Environmental Impact Assessment in a transboundary context.

leaves-5151586_1280.jpg
2020 11 24
A Grove of Oak trees planted in Lithuania to mark the 30th anniversary of ESPOO Convention and the upcoming 8th Meeting of the Parties in Vilnius

A grove of oak trees - a symbol of longevity and fortitude - was planted in Lithuania to mark the upcoming 8th Meeting of the ESPOO Convention Parties to be held in Vilnius on 8 – 11 th December 2020 and the 30th anniversary of the ESPOO Convention.

Items
per page