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LT - Lithuania

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Regional Innovation Performance (2021) Moderate

Total population (2019) 2794184

Population per km² (2019) 45

Proportion population older 65 year % 19,77%



Background


Lithuania is a country In the Baltic region of Europe with a population of 3 million. The country's S3 priorities Include a focus on molecular technologies for medicine and biopharmaceutics; advanced applied technologies for individual and public health and advanced medical engineering for early diagnostics and treatment. The country is involved In a number of major initiatives including The National Cancer Institute, Kaunas Clinics and Santaros Clinics.


Is the region looking for international/European/interregional collaboration opportunities?  Yes - Horizon2020/Horizon Europe projects and similar international initiatives

Regional Strategy for Research and Innovation for Smart Specialisation (RIS3)


Membership status


  • Member ICPerMed

  • Baltic Sea MacroRegion

  • 1M+Genome initiative member