Artūras Bytautas

Artūras Bytautas


"I hope COPIE will help me to make our efforts providing access to finance in Lithuania more efficient and more oriented to target groups"


Ministry of Social Security and Labour of Lithuania




Head of Structural Funds Management Division


Vivulskio g. 13
Vilnius 03610

+370 5 266 81 59
My Affiliation with COPIE: 

Representative of Lithuania as Active Partner of subgroup 'Access to Finance'

I am Member of the Working Group(s) or have participated in: 

Subgroup 'Access to Finance'

The two most relevant Topics within COPIE for my work are: 

Micro financing financed from ESF
Orientation to the needs of target groups

Description of the Organisation / Region i am working for: 

During the period of 2007-2013 the Ministry of Social Security and Labour shall be responsible for 20 measures of two operational programmes:

1) Implementation of measures of Priority I „High Quality Employment and Social Inclusion“ of the Operational Programme for the Development of Human Resources to increase employment, reduce social exclusion and upgrade competences and qualification skills of the labour force;

2) and four measures of the priority „Quality and Accessibility of Public Services“ of the Operational Programme for Promotion of Cohesion to develop social services and infrastructure of services for the disabled, as well as the infrastructure of vocational training and systems of the Lithuanian Labour Exchange.