Estonia starts today its membership of the UN Security Council

President Kersti Kaljulaid hoisted today the UN flag in front of the Office of the President to mark the beginning of Estonia’s membership of the UN Security Council. “Estonia will be at the world’s hardest diplomatic negotiating table for the next two years. This makes Estonia indisputably larger than our population, area or GDP naturally…

Estonia and Ukraine to develop e-states in a digital sandbox

A series of events called Digital Society Sandbox initiated by Kersti Kaljulaid, head of state of Estonia and Volodymyr Zelensky, president of Ukraine, kicked off yesterday in Tallinn. The event promotes a new type of Estonian-Ukrainian collaboration between digital enterprises and the public sector to jointly develop e-governance.  “The initiative from Estonia and Ukraine to…

President Kaljulaid to participate in Paris Peace Forum

This week, President Kersti Kaljulaid is on a work visit to Paris where she will take part in the Paris Peace Forum at the invitation of President Macron, and give presentations at UNESCO’s General Conference and the GovTech summit on e-governance.  Paris Peace Forum is a gathering started at the initiative of the President of…

President Kaljulaid: Euroopa meie südames ja meie ümber tähendab, et elame vabas Eestis

Euroopa Liit on võimendanud nii meie sõna kaalu kui iseseisvust ning elame täna sellises vabas Eestis, millisest me okupatsiooniajal unistadagi ei osanud ja mis ka 90ndatel oli esialgu vaid lootus, ütles president Kersti Kaljulaid Tallinnas Euroopa päeval kõneldes.    ”Euroopa ei ole lihtsalt geograafiline ja poliitiline riikide ühendus, rahaliit, majandusühendus. Euroopa on väärtuste liit. Euroopa…