Posts tagged as Government of Lithuania

Lithuania Takes On EMSA Drone for Marine Sulfur Emissions Monitoring

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

The government of Lithuania is set to use a drone provided by the European Maritime Safety Agency to monitor sulfur emissions from shipping over the summer. EMSA has provided a drone under a three-month contract from March 23, the European agency said in a statement on its website on Thursday. “Sensors on board the RPAS will measure the emissions from the exhaust plumes of vessels travelling in the main shipping…

The Government of Lithuania has not explicit strategy concerning poverty

Friday, August 30, 2019

The Lithuanian government needs to raise the basic pension in order to tackle poverty among the elderly, Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis said on Thursday, BNS reports. “We would surely solve [the problem of] relative poverty if we invested much more money, and the preconditions are in place, because [the funding of] the basic pension has been fully moved to the state budget, and it is the basic…