14 November, 2018
November 14th the committee for culture at the Parliament of Lithuania, led by the Chair of the majority party MP R. Karbauskis had its meeting on the Jewish heritage protection issues at the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum. The Minister of culture, Mrs. L. Ruokyte Jonsson, Government vice-chancellor Mr. D. Matulionis actively participated at the meeting, as well. Our organization was represented by Anna Avidan.
MP Emanuelis Zingeris delivered a passionate speech on the importance of developing the Jewish history and culture sites, calling members of Parliament (Seimas) to support initiatives that contribute to the joint efforts of protecting the heritage and creating educational, transforming experiences at the sites.