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Ambassador

Created: 2015.01.29 / Updated: 2016.02.05 12:10

Sigutė Jakštonytė

Ambassador

A full curriculum vitae can be found here

Education

1999-2000 Diplomatic studies, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
1974-1979 Faculty of Law, Vilnius University, Lithuania

Work experience

27 July 2015 - present Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to the Republic of South Africa
2013-2015 Director, Law and International Treaties Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
2008-2014 Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand
2008-2012 Ambassador at Large, Latin America, Africa, Asia and Pacific Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
2002-2008 Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania to Canada
2001-2002 Director, Legal and International Treaties Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
1997-2001 Deputy Director, Legal and International Treaties Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
1996-1997 Counselor, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Lithuania to the European Union
1994-1996 First Secretary, Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the United States of America
1993-1994 Head, Economic International Treaties Division, Legal and International Treaties Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
1992-1993 First Secretary, International Treaties Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania
1991-1992 Adviser, Department of Foreign Trade, Chancellery of the Government of Lithuania
1984-1991 Adviser, Administration and Law Division, Chancellery of the Government of Lithuania
1979-1984 Adviser, Ministry of Justice

Micellaneous

State decorations
  • Cross of Commander of the Order for Merits to Lithuania (2003)
Languages Lithuanian (native), English, Russian, French, Spanish

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