Members of the Seimas - Juzef KVETKOVSKIJ 



Member of the Seimas from 2012-11-16 till 2016-11-14.
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Date of birth

25 March 1939

Place of birth

Janoniai Village, Šalčininkai District, Lithuania






Herzen State Pedagogical Institute of Leningrad (currently Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia), Diploma of History Teacher


Vilnius Teachers’ Institute, Qualification of History Teacher


Versekos Secondary School (currently Versekos Basic School), Šalčininkai District



Work experience



Deputy Head for Education, Department of Culture and Education, Vilnius District Municipality


Chief School Inspector, Ministry of Education and Science


Head Teacher, School for the Employed Youth in Vilnius District


History Teacher, Nemenčinė Secondary School


Head, Sport Division, Naujoji Vilnia (later on – Vilnius District) Municipality



Political career



No party affiliation

Since 2012

Member, Committee on Social Affairs and Labour


Member, Petitions Commission


Member, Lithuanian Poles’ Electoral Action Political Group


Member, Seimas Delegation to the Assembly of the Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania and the Sejm and Senate of the Republic of Poland

Since 2008

Member, Lithuanian Education Council


Member, Polish Communities’ Consultative Board under the Marshal of the 7th Senate of the Republic of Poland


Board Member, Vilnius City Municipal Council


Chairman, Administration Commission, Vilnius City Municipal Council


Deputy Chairman, Committee on Culture, Education, Sport and Youth Affairs, Vilnius City Municipal Council


Member, Vilnius City Municipal Council




Membership: co-founder of the Association of Teachers of Polish Schools in Lithuania Macierz Szkolna, Deputy Chairman (since the establishment) and Chairman of the Society (since 1993); Vice-President, Global Polish Congress on Education (since 2012)

Awards: USSR Badge of Leadership in Education; Diplomas of the Ministry and Department of Education; Award of the POLCUL FOUNDATION (Australia) for merits in developing Lithuanian–Polish cooperation (1996); Officer’s Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland for service to the Lithuanian Poles’ community (1998); Commemorative Badge of the President of the Republic of Lithuania for personal input into the development of the Lithuanian transatlantic relations and on the occasion of Lithuania’s invitation to join NATO (2002); Silver Medal for Merit of the Department of National Minorities and Lithuanians Living Abroad under the Government of the Republic of Lithuania for the promotion of national self-consciousness and identity and the image of Lithuania (2004); Commander’s Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland (2010)

Interests: education, culture

Publications: author of the book Szkoły polskie w Republice Litewskiej (Polish Schools in the Republic of Lithuania) and press articles on education and culture in Kurier Wileński, Tygodnik Wileńszczyzny and other newspapers

Languages: Polish (native), Lithuanian, Russian, German

Hobbies: theatre, literature, mountain tourism



Married with a daughter

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