2021-04-20

Publications

Covid 19 vaccine migrants scientists

The husband-and-wife team behind the leading vaccine to solve Covid-19

"The German company BioNTech, founded by two scientists, has teamed up with Pfizer on a vaccine that was found to be more than 90...
Migrant rescue

The Guardian: “EU accused of abandoning migrants to the sea with shift to drone...

"Border agency Frontex accused by campaigners and MEPs of evading its responsibilities towards people in distress. The EU has been accused of condemning migrants to...
Hosting Belarusian refugees

Is Lithuania ready to accommodate refugees from Belarus?

"The protests in Belarus show no sign of abating. As of late September, dozens of Belarusians have used the humanitarian corridor to flee across...
Migrant students

Vilnius University offers scholarships for Belarusian students

"Vilnius University (VU) said on Thursday it will offer free studies for Belarusian students to express solidarity with the neighbouring country's democratic aspirations. Belarusian applicants...
Siena

Lithuania readies for potential refugees from Belarus

"Lithuania's authorities are ready to respond to possible tensions on the border with Belarus and are preparing premises to quarantine refugees, Prime Minister Saulius...
Klimato kaita

Other side of the climate change: when countries disappear from the map, millions of...

"This week study "Relation between climate change, international migration and human rights in the context of Sustainable Development Agenda 2030" was introduced. It revealed that...

Lithuanian ministers lock horns over relocation of Syrian family

"Lithuania's cabinet of ministers blocked the relocation of a Syrian family to the country, quoting Covid-19 risks, while allowing several foreign basketball teams to...

Escape: after persecutions hot on heels, Lithuania became the country of freedom of hope

"15min had written that recently nearly most of the asylum applications Lithuania received from Tadzhikistan which is based in Central Asia. Until 2014, there...

Veryga empowered to subject third-country nationals to mandatory isolation

"This Thursday, the Government confirmed mandatory COVID-19 tests and, given the order of the Head of the State Level Operations of Extreme Situations, two-week...
COVID-19

Kaunas proposes to mandatorily test the third-country nationals for corona virus

"After 18 workers of company "Hegelmann Transporte" tested positive for corona virus, it was decided to not only test the drivers who came to...