European Youth Capital winner - Klaipėda 2021

WELCOME to Klaipėda, Lithuania

Klaipėda is the third largest city in Lithuania located in the Western part of the country, stretching almost 20 kilometres along the shores of the Curonian Lagoon and the Baltic Sea. Klaipėda is the only one Lithuania’s sea gateway to the world and the capital of the West Lithuania. Klaipėda is developing as a port city with a high life quality, as well as an attractive natural environment. It is an industrial, business, educational, scientific, cultural, health, sports, and recreational administrative centre.

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Klaipėda as European Youth Capital

Klaipėda seeks to further encourage youth to believe in their efforts, that they can be the leaders in youth policy and also work together for the welfare of young people in the city and all across the world.

Through the European Youth Capital 2021 title applying the overarching theme of CHOOSEKLAIPEDA, the city wants to become open, e-solutions based city, to create opportunities for all youth to grow, live, work, share, implement ideas, exchange, break the standards and innovate.

Chooseklaipeda invites you to create your own story in the city of opportunities!


Klaipėda's programme of events for 2021 is available to download below.


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Need to get in touch?

General phone line: +32 2 793 75 20
fax: +32 2 893 25 80
Rue de l’Industrie, 10
1000 Brussels

More information here.