Friday, 31 October 2014

A Glance at Official Development Assistance and Global Education Policies in Lithuania

Lithuanian Development Education and Cooperation Network of Non-governmental Institutions - Association LITDEA, has recently released two publications on Lithuania’s development cooperation activities. One is on the topic of Lithuania’s Official Development Assistance in 2012-2013 and the other on the situation of Global Education in Lithuania.

Lithuanian Official Development Assistance in 2012-2013 monitoring report 
Lithuanian Aidwatch report 2012-2013 provides an overview of the activity of Lithuania‘s Governmental institutions in the area of Development Cooperation in 2012 and 2013. This review is the first attempt to present not only the statistical data but also a broader perspective, a more extensive analysis and the vision of NGDOs in Lithuania. The Lithuanian Official Development Assistance in 2012-2013 monitoring report in both Lithuanian and English can be find here.

Global Education in Lithuania: Challenges and opportunities
The policy paper ‘’Global Education in Lithuania. Challenges and opportunities’’ provides a review of the Global Education concept, prerequisites for its implementation and description of the current situation in Lithuania. It also includes the proposals for a successful development of Global Education activities in Lithuania. The Policy paper in both Lithuanian and English can be find here.

The publications has been produced implementing the project ‘‘Quality Partnership for Development-EU Presidency project for the Lithuanian EU Presidency, 2013“ financed by the European Commission and co-funded by the Development Cooperation and democracy promotion program of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania.

For more information please contact Agne Baleisyte, Liaison Officer of Lithuanian Umbrella LU

Information provided by Agne Baleisyte, LU

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