It evaluates people, institutions, organizations and communities that, through their activities and ideas, encourage the emigration of their compatriots to return to Lithuania, help to integrate and work in their homeland.
"A modern world, a fast-paced world, a desire for a better life and a quest for success are often overwhelmed by a very important feeling – a longing for home and country. Cracks, but we do not erase them from our hearts. The worst thing is when you decide to return to the wall of indifference and ignorance.The purpose of the project "The Directorate of LITHUANIA" is to help those who have decided to return to their homeland and settle there. All the ideas, projects and sincere support that have returned are the greatest gift in Lithuania over the centuries, " said Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis.
According to the report, according to the tradition last year, the most advanced and state-of-the-art initiatives were awarded in four categories. VŠĮ "Invest in Lithuania" was awarded the "To promote the return to Lithuania" prize. The unique programs "Work in Lithuania" and "Cry for Lithuania", organized by this organization, encourage foreign experts to return and charter in Lithuania, to enable the experience acquired abroad to adapt to the public sector in our country.
The Association of Local Authorities of Lithuania and the project "Global Regions" were awarded to contribute to providing assistance to returnees. As part of this project, the municipal association seeks to extend the borders of Lithuania with the integration of Lithuanians who have left Lithuania to the life of their home town and city, which gives them the opportunity to promote economic prosperity by publishing the potential of the region. Currently, 15 municipalities have joined the project.
Tauragė district municipality The "Global Tauragė" project is honored to help establish Lithuania. In an effort to integrate the departing Tauragians into the homeland, they are given the opportunity to contribute to the economic prosperity of the city. Emphasizing continuous support and strengthening of communication with immigrants, informing about new initiatives, work done, promoting the development and implementation of ideas in Taurage.
This year, she launched a new nomination for private business – "To encourage return to work in Lithuania". It was won by AB Nasdaq Vilnius. This company actively wants to attract Lithuanians living abroad to return to life and work in Lithuania. Employees in the company go abroad, tell local communities about Nasdaqu and what opportunities you would expect from returning here. The company has been successfully collaborating with talent in Lithuania, for many years we have been liaising with Lithuanian programs, successfully completing Lithuanian studies abroad and offering an opportunity to practice at Nasdaq.
For the second year, the Government Office awarded the Kryptis Lietuva Prize. Their goal is to honor and evaluate the budget and public institutions, NGOs, communities, socially responsible companies and private individuals who, on their own initiative, encourage other fellow citizens to return and work in Lithuania, advise them to return or intend to do, help with integration into people who came after many years spent abroad.
Applications could be submitted by the budget and public institutions, NGOs, communities, businesses and individuals. The initiative was evaluated and the most suitable government chancellor was chosen.