Lithuania is located in Eastern Europe, bordering Belarus, Poland and the Baltic Sea, between Latvia and Russia. It has a transitional climate, between maritime and continental with wet moderate winters and summers. Lithuania has a great amount of small lakes, scattered around its territory. Rich in peat, arable land and amber.

Key Water Issues and Challenges

  • Contamination of soil and groundwater with petroleum products and chemicals at military bases

Contact GWP Lithuania

Mr. Gintautas Stankūnavičius

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