The Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of Azerbaijan prolongs the deadline for the submission of Applications for development cooperation projects for the implementation of the following concepts (total amount up to 10.000 EUR ) till the 25th of May 2018 inclusively:
1. „Ensure safety and occupancy for Azerbaijan children“ (project Nr.1).
2. “Improve women’s skills in autonomously running and managing the business” (project Nr.2).
On the initiative of the Embassy of Lithuania in Baku, Lithuanian documentary film director Giedrė Žičkytė is visiting Azerbaijan. During her visit, her film screenings are organised, as well as meetings with Azerbaijani film critics, art students and general amateurs of documentary films.
The Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Lithuania opens a Call for applications for 70 Lithuanian state grants for full-time Master degree or Integrated studies at Lithuanian higher education institutions for the academic year 2018/2019.
The centenary of the Republic of Lithuania has been commemorated in Azerbaijan as well. On 20 February 2018 at the Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Hall the Embassy of Lithuania in Baku has organized a concert by Veronika Povilionienė and Dainius Pulauskas, connecting Lithuanian folk song traditions and contemporary music style, the history of Lithuania and the vision of its future.
Education Exchanges Support Foundation offers Lithuanian state scholarships for students, lecturers and researchers from foreign countries to attend Lithuanian language and culture courses in the summer 2018.
The 5th meeting of the Lithuania-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Commission on Bilateral Cooperation took place on 27 October 2017 in Vilnius. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius and Fazil Mammadov, Minister of Taxes of Azerbaijan, chaired the meeting.
On 23 September 2017, the Embassy of Lithuania in Azerbaijan participated in the EuroVillage, which took place in Sheki city for the first time. In the tent dedicated to Lithuania, the visitors of the event received information about study and travel possibilities in Lithuania.