Visit to Lithuania
Lithuania: ensure better protection for persons with disabilities, children and victims of domestic violence
09/12/2016 Lithuania“I welcome the commitment expressed by the authorities to move away from the practice of placing children without parental care and people with disabilities in institutions. However, many persons continue to live in an institutional environment. The authorities should intensify their efforts to prevent child neglect, provide support to families who experience difficulties in caring for their...
Commissioner Hammarberg continues dialogue with Lithuanian authorities on discrimination issues and minority rights
The Commissioner discussed minorities’ rights and discrimination issues during his visit to Lithuania
16/05/2007 StrasbourgCommissioner Thomas Hammarberg presented memoranda on the state of human rights in Latvia, Lithuania and Sweden to the Council of Europe's Committee of Ministers. Prepared after a visit by members of his office, the memoranda contain an assessment of progress in implementing the previous Commissioner's recommendations. On the basis of the delegations' findings, Mr. Hammarberg had initiated an...
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