“President Kaljulaid makes official visit to Germany”

Today, President Kersti Kaljulaid heads to an official visit to Berlin to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Estonian embassy. The head of state will also meet with President Frank-Walter Steinmeier and representatives of an influential think tank and association of German industries and visit the German offices of Estonian companies Skeleton and Ampler. ‘The visitContinue reading ““President Kaljulaid makes official visit to Germany””

“President Kaljulaid of Estonia: pandemic cannot be used as a pretext to hinder access of humanitarian aid”

The restrictions on movement related to the pandemic are understandable, but they must not be used to artificially obstruct the provision of humanitarian aid in conflict areas, Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid said at a high-level discussion on the protection of civilians in armed conflict at the UN Security Council today. At the heart of Estonia’sContinue reading ““President Kaljulaid of Estonia: pandemic cannot be used as a pretext to hinder access of humanitarian aid””

“Estonian president Kaljulaid at EWEC: pandemic shows the importance of global communal goods”

“If something positive can stem from this pandemic at all, it is the wider acceptance of the importance of global communal goods – fighting the climate change, providing healthcare and supporting the weakest in society, the children, adolescents, and women,” said Estonian president at the high-level EWEC roundtable today. President Kersti Kaljulaid stressed, that globallyContinue reading ““Estonian president Kaljulaid at EWEC: pandemic shows the importance of global communal goods””

Pentus-Rosimannus became member of NATO Innovation Advisory Board

  Pentus-Rosimannus became member of NATO Innovation Advisory Board Member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Riigikogu (Parliament of Estonia) Keit Pentus-Rosimannus has been appointed a member of the Innovation Advisory Board of the NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative, which focuses on the developing of innovative unmanned solutions in the maritime domain. Pentus-Rosimannus said that theContinue reading “Pentus-Rosimannus became member of NATO Innovation Advisory Board”

Address of the President of the Republic in relation to the first COVID-19 victim in Estonia

  “Dear people of Estonia! Today is a sad day when the first person infected with the coronavirus died in Estonia. We feared it would happen, but still secretly hoped that it wouldn’t. Of course it happened. I offer my condolences to the family of the deceased. The rest of us will carry on. WeContinue reading “Address of the President of the Republic in relation to the first COVID-19 victim in Estonia”