On the day of the 100th anniversary of the Lithuanian State Restoration, the Permanent Representative of Lithuania in Geneva Ambassador Andrius Krivas and his spouse Rūta Krivienė traveled to Lugano to honor the memory of two signatories of the 16 February 1918 Lithuania Independence Act who had lived there, Kazimieras Steponas Šaulys and Jurgis Šaulys.
The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Lithuania to the UN Office and Other International Organizations in Geneva wishes all Citizens and Friends of Lithuania a happy 100th anniversary of the Restoration of a sovereign Lithuanian State!
On 14 December, the Lithuanian Permanent Mission hosted a presentation of Professor Dalia Leinarte’s historic research book “Lithuanian Family in Its European Context, 1800-1914: Marriage, Divorce and Flexible Communities”.
On 21 November 2017 Lithuania set up a stand at the charitable UN Fair organized annually by at Geneva's Palace of the Nations by the UN Women's Guild.
Photo: WIPO Author: Emmanuel Berrod
On 8 March 2017, on the occasion of International Women‘s Day, World Trade Organization opened an exhibition of Lithuanian and Italian artists „Women in the Changing World of Work“.