Lithuanian Non-Governmental Development Cooperation Organisations

Lithuanian Journalism Centre

I. Field of Activity and Areas of Expertise
Main Field of Expertise: II. Good Governance, Civic Engagement, Human Rights, Access to Information and E-Governance, Political Freedoms and Democratically Elected Institution/Elections Observation
Additional Field of Expertise: I. Crisis Prevention and Recovery/Building Resilience, Conflict Resolution/Peace Building
Field of Activity: Research, Consultancies, Advocacy/Policy Advice/Policy Development, Capacity Building/Training, Development Education/Awareness Raising , Networking
II. General Information
Internet site:
Address: Maironio str. 7, LT-01124 Vilnius
Tel./fax.: +370 682 76804
Contact person/contact details: PhD Aurelija Juodytė, Director
Number of employees: 3
Existing since: 1995
Source(s) of funding:
Financing from private sources/Charity
Annual turnover (in Litas): 1 euro= 3.45 Litas
≤ 100 thousand
Member of Lithuanian Umbrella:
(Lithuanian Umbrella is a non-formal entity uniting NGDO Platform and LITDEA)
About the Organisation. Role, goals, key activities: The Lithuanian Journalism Centre (LJC) has been established by the Open Society Fund-Lithuania. The Centre’s activity is focused on: • organising mid-career training courses for mass media professionals; • providing 5 months courses on the basics of journalism to Bachelors level students; • organising courses on Public Relations (duration – 5 months); • consulting secondary school students on journalist studies and career prospects; • organizing conferences, seminars and workshops on mass media issues; • publishing books on journalism.
III. Development Cooperation Experience
Geographical coverage of activities: Nepal
Short-term assistance/expertise (study visits, trainings, fact finding missions, feasibility studies etc.) provided in third countries
Country and benefiting organisation/organiserDate (Month, Year)Brief description of the eventThematic topics covered
ABC TV, Sundahara, Kathmandu, Nepal 24 Conference Transitional Democracy and Media
V. Capacity Building Needs
Partner Search
Trilateral Project Formulation and Implementation
Resource Mobilisation
VI. Planned/Preferred Project Activities in 2014 and beyond
Target CountryThematic AreaSearching for Partner
In EUIn partner country
Belarus Conflict Resolution/Peace Building Yes No
Nepal Civic Engagement Yes No