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2014-07-23

Responsible Approach to Women's Rights Protection Needed in Lithuania

Responsible Approach to Women's Rights Protection Needed in Lithuania Lithuania must do more to protect rights of women and fight crimes that most often concern women, like domestic violence and human trafficking, says the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women.

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2014-07-22

Lithuanian NGOs Demand to Know: Where's the Money?

Lithuanian NGOs Demand to Know: Where's the Money? Lithuanian NGOs have asked the government for information on the use of EU Structural Funds meant for the protection of rights of children, as experts worry about the misuse of funding that is sorely needed to improve the situation of children.

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2014-07-15

Wiretapping Journalists - an Effective Deterrent to the Exercise of Freedom of Expression

Wiretapping Journalists - an Effective Deterrent to the Exercise of Freedom of Expression The recent scandal involving the surveillance of 17 journalists in Lithuania raises the question of whether law enforcement agencies pay heed to human rights (including the freedom of expression) standards when making decisions.

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