Security of the Astravyets nuclear power plant – concern for the whole EU
President Dalia Grybauskaitė met with Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission responsible for the EU’s energy union. The meeting placed special emphasis on issues concerning the security of the Astravyets nuclear power plant being built in Lithuania’s and the EU’s neighborhood and the synchronization of Baltic electricity grids with continental Europe.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė elected Chair of the Council of Women World Leaders
The Top priorities of the President are to further mobilize women heads of state for common tasks and encourage women around the world to assume positions of leadership and actively shape the future of their communities and countries.
President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Global Gender Gap for World Economic Forum
“We live in the world where in order to become leaders – in politics, business or arts – women must work twice as hard to be thought half as good. Yet these perceptions motivate women to reach new heights”