Lithuania
           

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Lithuania. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
Report on the implementation of the EU framework for national Roma integration strategies
European Commission. Directorate-General for Justice
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2 April 2014

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Material type: report
Subject: integration - national action plan - anti-discrimination - economic, social, and cultural rights - education - housing - employment - health services
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - United Kingdom

The action plan for Roma integration into the Lithuanian society for 2012-214
Ministry of Culture of Lithuania
Published: Vilnius : Ministry of Culture of Lithuania, 20 March 2012

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Material type: action plan
Subject: national action plan - integration - anti-discrimination - education - employment
Country coverage: Lithuania
Latest - IGO reports
Report by Nils Muiznieks, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe, following his visit to Lithuania, from 5 to 9 December 2016
Muiznieks, Nils ; Council of Europe (COE). Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights
Published: Strasbourg : CoE, 19 April 2017

Doc.no. CommDH(2017)7


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - recommendation
Subject: gender equality - disability - children's rights
Country coverage: Lithuania

Antisemitism : overview of data available in the European Union 2004-2015
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Published: Vienna : FRA, December 2016

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Material type: report
Subject: anti-Semitism - data collection - hate crime - discrimination
Country coverage: EU region - Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Cyprus - Croatia - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - United Kingdom
Latest - State submitted reports
Sixth to eighth periodic reports of States parties due in 2014 : Lithuania
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 1 September 2014
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (88th session : Geneva, 23 November - 11 December 2015)


Doc.no. CERD/C/LTU/6-8


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: racism - anti-discrimination - minority rights - national human rights institutions - victims - anti-Gypsyism - education - statelessness - civil and political rights - economic, social, and cultural rights
Country coverage: Lithuania

Third report submitted by Lithuania pursuant to article 25, paragraph 2 of the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities (received on 21 September 2011)

Published: Strasbourg : COE, 23 April 2012

Doc.no. ACFC/SR/III(2011)005rev


Other title: The third report on the implementation of the Council of Europe Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities in the Republic of Lithuania, subject to article 25 (2) of the Convention


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Material type: submitted information - report about specific country/ies
Subject: Convention for the Protection of National Minorities - minority rights - education - language - media - freedom of religion or belief
Country coverage: Lithuania
Latest - Tools & guides
Reporting hate
University of Cyprus ; European Humanities University ; University of Lodz ; University of Malta ; University of Southern Denmark ; Asociación Socioeducativa Llere ; Hellenic League for Human Rights (HLHR-KEMO) ; Institute for Participative Democracy - Euro Qvorum ; People for Change Foundation ; Aequitas ; Cesfor ; UK Race and Europe Network (UKREN)
Published: Brussels : European Commission, 2016

Creating an Online Network, monitoring Team and phone App to Counter hate crime Tactics project (C.O.N.T.A.C.T)


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Material type: website - tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - hate speech - cyber-hate - discrimination - data collection - victims
Country coverage: Cyprus - Denmark - Greece - Italy - Lithuania - Malta - Poland - Romania - Spain - United Kingdom

Killing sites : research and remembrance
International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) (ed.)
Published: Berlin : Metropol ; IHRA, 2015
(IHRA series ; vol. 1)

Meeting: IHRA conference "Killing sites : research and remembrance" (Cracow, 22-23 January 2014)


ISBN 978-3-86331-233-6

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Material type: report - research - tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust - Holocaust remembrance - victims - genocide
Country coverage: Belarus - Croatia - Lithuania - Poland - Ukraine
Latest - Other reports & documents
Yearbook of Muslims in Europe
Scharbrodt, Oliver (ed.) ; Akgönül, Samim (ed.) ; Alibasic, Ahmet (ed.) ; Nielsen, Joergen S. (ed.) ; Racius, Egdunas (ed.)
Published: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, December 2016

ISBN 978-90-04-33602-5
ISSN 1877-1432


Material type: annual report
Subject: Islamophobia - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - media - religious symbols - religion - education
Country coverage: Albania - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Malta - Moldova - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine - United Kingdom

Antisemitism worldwide 2014 : general analysis (draft)
Tel Aviv University. Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism
Published: Tel Aviv : Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism, 13 April 2015

Other title: Antisemitism and racism : general analysis.
The report also describes the situation in countries outside the OSCE region.


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Material type: report
Subject: anti-Semitism - hate crime - discrimination - racism - Holocaust denial - anti-Gypsyism
Country coverage: Austria - Belgium - Ireland - Sweden - Norway - Denmark - Czech Republic - Portugal - Poland - Italy - Switzerland - Serbia - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia - Bulgaria - Netherlands - Russian Federation - Ukraine - Belarus - Lithuania - Moldova - Azerbaijan - Turkey - Canada - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Romania - Slovakia - Spain - United Kingdom - United States

Holocaust Memorial Days
23 SeptemberLiquidation of the Vilnius Ghetto (1943)Full report



National specialized institutions

Office of the Equal Opportunities Ombudsman
Pylimo g. 35
LT-01141 Vilnius
Lithuania
Phone: +370 5 261 2787
Fax: +370 5 261 2725
Email: mvlgk@lrs.lt
Website: http:/​/​www.lygybe.lrs.lt

Seimas Ombudsmen's Office of Lithuania
Gedimino pr. 56
LT-01110 Vilnius
Lithuania
Phone: +370 5 266 51 05
Fax: +370 5 266 51 05
Email: ombuds@lrs.lt
Website: http:/​/​www.lrski.lt/