The ‘Work in Lithuania’ initiative has presented the new simplified procedures for working and living in Lithuania for Ukrainian refugees.
From 1 March, 2022, new procedures have come into force facilitating the rapid access of refugees from Ukraine to more favourable conditions for living and working in Lithuania. Key info includes:
To help Ukrainians find jobs more easily, major job search portals are now using the Ukrainian flag to highlight vacancies that are suitable for Ukrainians and do not require Lithuanian language. To learn more and to find relevant work opportunities, visit the Work in Lithuania initiative website.
This website is managed by the EU-funded Regional Communication Programme for the Eastern Neighbourhood ('EU NEIGHBOURS east’), which complements and supports the communication of the Delegations of the European Union in the Eastern partner countries, and works under the guidance of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, and the European External Action Service. EU NEIGHBOURS east is implemented by a B&S Europe-led consortium. It is part of the larger Neighbourhood Communication Programme (2020-2024) for the EU's Eastern and Southern Neighbourhood, which also includes 'EU NEIGHBOURS south’ project that runs the EU Neighbours portal.