Migrants' Access to Social Protection in Lithuania [chapter]

Romas Lazutka, Jekaterina Navicke
2020 IMISCOE Research Series  
This chapter aims to discuss the link between migration and welfare in Lithuania. We start with presentation of the main characteristics of the Lithuanian welfare system emphasizing the access to social benefits for resident nationals, non-national residents, and non-resident nationals. Later we examine key developments of population migration to and from Lithuania. Finally, we present a detailed analysis of five social policy schemes - unemployment, health care, family benefits, pensions, and
more » ... its, pensions, and guaranteed minimum resources – from the perspective of access to social benefits of these different groups.
doi:10.1007/978-3-030-51241-5_18 fatcat:5emdmznytze2npbzqi723la6dq