Posts tagged as basic pension

The Government of Lithuania has not explicit strategy concerning poverty

Friday, August 30, 2019

The Lithuanian government needs to raise the basic pension in order to tackle poverty among the elderly, Social Security and Labour Minister Linas Kukuraitis said on Thursday, BNS reports. “We would surely solve [the problem of] relative poverty if we invested much more money, and the preconditions are in place, because [the funding of] the basic pension has been fully moved to the state budget, and it is the basic…