Talking Europe

Dalia Grybauskaité, President of Lithuania

1 min

Lithuania will take over the rotating presidency of the European Union on July 1st. President Dalia Grybauskaite says that tackling youth unemployment and reforming the bloc's energy policies will be the top priorities of her six months at the helm of the union. A staunch supporter of structural reforms and spending cuts, Ms. Grybauskaite believes southern economies can learn from the recent experience of Lithuania.