Daiva Verkulevičiūtė- Kriukienė

Daiva Verkulevičiūtė- Kriukienė
Klaipeda University · Management Department

Assoc.prof. dr.

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Introduction
Daiva Verkulevičiūtė- Kriukienė currently works at the Department of Public Administration and Social Geography, Klaipeda University. Their most recent publication is 'International Academic Exchange of Students and Teaching Staff in Human Geography Study Field: The Case of Klaipėda University / Visuomeninės geografijos studijų krypties studentų ir dėstytojų tarptautiniai akademiniai mainai: Klaipėdos universiteto atvejis'.
Additional affiliations
September 1996 - August 2020
Klaipeda University
Position
  • Professor (Associate)
Education
September 1990 - June 1996
Vilnius Pedagogical University
Field of study
  • Geography

Publications

Publications (22)
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The geographical location of Klaipeda city determined that a suitable space for the formation of maritime culture was created here. There are a number of exceptional objects of small and large architecture in the public spaces of the city, some of which are related to the sea. However, it must be stated that the city still lacks objects that glorif...
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The 17th international conference „Social Innovations for Sustainable Regional Development”: Klaipėda University. Every year this event brings together scientists and researchers from different countries who study regions and who are able to offer a new theoretical ideas and their practical application in relevant case studies. Conference panels •...
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Regional parks in Lithuania preserve the most valuable physical and cultural components of the landscape, NATURA 2000 habitats, etc. They are usually located in natural or semi-natural landscapes of rural areas. These territories, however, have a higher depopulation rate than urbanised districts. Still, conservation priority areas were expected to...
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Klaipėda is losing economically active, educated people due to migration, therefore the port city is characterized by “brain drain”. In addition, Klaipėda city population is rapidly aging. Due to the lack of labour resources and their quality, further economic and social development of the city becomes problematic.The largest proportion of young pe...
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The participation in Erasmus and Erasmus+ programmes is the most popular form of mobility among the university teachers and other academic staff as well as students. The geographers of Klaipėda University can study in more than 20 universities of different regions of Europe, and the geography of studies expands from year to year. While studying in...
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The geography of border regions is not only determined by geopolitical issues, but also by physical factors, cultural traditions, economic activities and demographic change. Twenty-five years ago, the rural landscapes in the Šilutė (Lithuania) and Slavsk (Russia) administrative districts, which are located in the Nemunas river delta area, were domi...
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Geographers are working in almost all economic activities. Meanwhile, the world’s cities and regions are increasingly exposed to various natural and social problems, and these problems can solve by geographers. As a result, the demand for specialists of geography remains in many countries. Purpose of this article – to analyze the spread of informat...
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The goal of this study is to analyze the impact of urban sprawl on landscape around Klaipėda, Lithuania (Fig. 1). The main aims are: (I) find differences in location of settlements during period since 2005 to 2013; (II) predict possible settlements expansion till 2020; (III) evaluate possible urban sprawl impact on Klaipėda city and suburbs.
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The goal of this study is to analyse the impact of urban sprawl on landscape around Klaipeda's city settlements, Lithuania. The main aims are: (I) find differences in location of settlements during period since 2005 to 2013; (II) predict possible settlements expansion till 2020; (III) evaluate possible urban sprawl impact on Klaipėda city and subur...
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Dėl sparčios telekomunikacijų plėtros bei globalizacijos procesų, gyventojams, atstumas tarp darbo ir jų gyvenamosios vietos, tampa mažiau reikšmingu (Zhong et al. 2014 (a); Shatu et al. 2014; Neuman 2005; Žaromskis 2001). Suburbanizacijos procesas, daugeliu atveju traktuojamas kaip neigiamas procesas, įtakojantis oro taršą bei lemiantis chaotišką...
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This article analyses the regional disparities of Baltic countries (Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia). The investigation period (2004–2013) based on two very important moments for Baltic countries – accession to EU and the end of the EU funding period 2007–2013. It also analyses the change of socio-economic indicators such as the unemployment rate, th...
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Klaipėdos universitetas (Lietuva) AnotAciJA Lietuvai skiriama Europos Sąjungos parama neabejotinai daro teigiamą įtaką visos ekonomikos augimui, jos struktūrai. tačiau dar svarbiau, kad lėšos patektų į skirtingus Lietuvos regionus ir būtų skirtos jų ekonomikos vystymui, sanglaudos skatinimui ir žmo-giškųjų išteklių plėtrai. Vienas iš Europos Sąjung...
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Article examines Klaipėda city and its suburban areas territorial change, as well as population change during the year 2005–2013. During these decades, cities experienced major changes because of previously created city models. Because of this, on these days it is still important to predict city’s future development, expansion and metamorphosis. To...
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This paper analyses the spatial distribution of graffiti in Klaipėda city. The main focus is concentrated on causes and spatial distribution of graffiti, similarities and differences between graffiti drawings in Klaipėda city. The analysis of graffiti drawings spatial distribution in Klaipėda city is based on few area researches. In this work all g...
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The methodological approaches of determining of living standard in regions are presented in this article. Studies of living standardare complex, and in order to compare regions, multivariate statistical methods are suggested for use. Other approaches may specifyand clarify the regional features of living standard. The regional cost of living survey...
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In this study authors compare the demographic, socio-economic andagriculture activity indicators in the municipalities of different degrees ofrurality, highlight the causes of uneven distribution of social and economicindicators and show trends of change for 2009 – 2012. Authors proposed newindicators and justify the using of these indicators as ba...