Dalia Grybauskaite, President of Lithuania – 56, European journalist before she came in power 2009. Her ways with words and her passion for karate has earn her the nicknames like “iron lady” and “steel magnolia”. In the midst of economic crisis Grybauskaite focused her presidential campaign on protecting those with the lowest incomes and tackling unemployment, which had climbed to nearly 16%. Running as an independent, she won with a 68% majority — the largest margin of victory ever recorded in Lithuania’s presidential-election history.
FEMALE WORLD LEADERS CURRENTLY IN POWER: Dalia Grybauskaite, President of Lithuania.
- Written by Newspitter.
- Posted on March 22, 2012.
- Filed under People.
- Tagged as female leaders, inspirational women, leaders, leaders women, leadership skills, pregnancy, teenage mothers, woman in leadership, woman leaders, women and power, women entrepreneurs, women in business, women power, women rights, womens rights.
- Bookmark the Permalink.
- Subscribe to Comments RSS feed.
- Post a Comment.
- Leave a Trackback URL.
- 2,023 VIEWS