Lithuanian Non-Governmental Development Cooperation Organisations

Academy of Historical Memory

I. Field of Activity and Areas of Expertise
 
Main Field of Expertise: III. Sustainable Development , Social Development, Education, Culture
Field of Activity: Development Education/Awareness Raising
 
II. General Information
 
Internet site: http://www.iaa.lt
Address: Vilnius
E-mail: genute.kirkiene@if.vu.lt
Contact person/contact details: Ms. Genute Kirkiene
Source(s) of funding:
EU Structural Funds in Lithuania
Line Ministries Financing
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)
No
About the Organisation. Role, goals, key activities: Academy o Historical Memory aims to reflect the most general historical trends of cultural change. Organisation seeks to: a) encourage collaboration of scientists in the Region (neighbouring countries – Belarus and the Ukraine) in the field of research and popularization of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania (GDL) history and heritage; b) develop informational system - "virtual archive-museum" to improve the access to the movable (documental, etc.) and immovable heritage of the GDL; c) actualize the GDL's heritage for tourism and cultural exchange.
 
III. Development Cooperation Experience
 
Geographical coverage of activities: Belarus, Lithuania, Ukraine
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
Belarus (Universities and Museums in Mogiliov, Minsk, Vitebsk, Grodno, etc,) 2006 Conference History, heritage tourism
Ukraine (Institute of History in Kiev, Museums in Lvov, Luck, Ostrog) 2006 Conference History, heritage tourism
Participation in projects in the third countries
Project TitlePartner Country where project was implementedDuration (start/end dates)Partner(s) from EU/if applicablePartner(s) in the beneficiary/third countryOrganisation's role in the ProjectBrief description of the ProjectBudget
Projects on “Lithuania Past, Present and Future” Lithuanian Grand Duchy (GDL) of Heritage “divides" “Belarus sets: Paintings and Sculpture (Part I) - DVD “Magnus Ducatus Lithuaniae “ Belarus 2006-2007- 2008-2009 Ukraine Belarus Project Lead Conference 258.00
Grand Duchy of Lithuania Heritage actualization Ukraine 2009-2010 Ukraine Belarus Project Lead Conference 12.000
Making people aware of the GDL heritage Ukraine 2009 Ukraine Lithuania Project Lead Study visit/Trainings 180.000
GDL’s traditions and heritage for Lithuania’s Eastern neighbourhood policy and societies communication Belarus 2010 Ukraine Belarus Lithuania Project Lead Other 180.000
GDL’s traditions and heritage for Lithuania’s Eastern neighbourhood policy and societies communication Ukraine 2011 Ukraine Lithuania Project Lead Other 175.000
GDL’s traditions and heritage for Lithuania’s Eastern neighbourhood policy and societies communication Ukraine 2012 Ukraine Lithuania belarus Project Lead Other 18.600