Government of the Republic of Lithuania

06/11/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/12/2021 05:01

Prime Minister’s participation in the Wachau European Forum

Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė took part in the 25th Europa-Forum Wachau as an honorary guest of Federal Chancellor of Austria, Sebastian Kurz.

This year's overarching theme was: 'Heading for new Horizons'. The Forum aims to strengthen the European community and discuss the current developments in the European Union and relevant Central European issues. The event was attended by high-profile guests from politics, business, culture, media, and diplomacy, who gathered to discuss issues related to health policy, the green economy and regional development.

Full text of the speech by Prime Minister Ingrida Šimonytė in English: here, and in Lithuanian: here.