The XXVII Song Celebration and the XX Dance Celebration „My Fatherland is My Love“ will be held on 4–7 July 2019. The year 2019 will mark the 150th anniversary of the first song festival and the dance celebration will take place for the 20th time.

The main idea of the XXVII Song Celebration and the XX Dance Celebration is „My Fatherland is My Love.“ These words have a personal meaning for each and every one of us.  Used by the poet Lydia Koidula they have now become a timeless anthem to the love of the fatherland which has brought peopleContinue reading “The XXVII Song Celebration and the XX Dance Celebration „My Fatherland is My Love“ will be held on 4–7 July 2019. The year 2019 will mark the 150th anniversary of the first song festival and the dance celebration will take place for the 20th time.”

“President of Estonia Kaljulaid is on a working visit to Finland”

President Kersti Kaljulaid will take part in the opening of the ESTO festival in Helsinki and meet with the Finnish Prime Minister. Today, the Estonian head of state will participate in the opening ceremony of ESTO 2019 in the Helsinki Cathedral and give a speech at ESTO’s opening concert “Bridge of Times” at the SenateContinue reading ““President of Estonia Kaljulaid is on a working visit to Finland””

Põlluaas and Haavisto value the cooperation between Estonia and Finland

At the meeting of President of the Riigikogu (Parliament of Estonia) Henn Põlluaas and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Finland Pekka Haavisto, the internal political situation in both countries after parliamentary elections, and the issues relating to the formation of coalitions and the government starting its work were spoken about. Põlluaas gave an overview of the work ofContinue reading “Põlluaas and Haavisto value the cooperation between Estonia and Finland”

“President of Estonia Kaljulaid: Estonia being elected to the Security Council of the UN represents a historical step”

Today, at a voting in New York, the member states of the United Nations elected Estonia to become a member of the Security Council in 2020-21. According to President Kersti Kaljulaid, who was present at the voting, this represents a historical step and another layer for Estonia’s protective shield. “Today’s decision taken by all theContinue reading ““President of Estonia Kaljulaid: Estonia being elected to the Security Council of the UN represents a historical step””

“President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid met yesterday in Kadriorg with Royal Royal Princess, who was visiting Estonia”

President Kersti Kaljulaid met yesterday in Kadriorg with Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal, who was visiting Estonia. The overall security situation, the contribution of the United Kingdom to the allied battle group deployed in Estonia and cooperation in missions abroad were discussed at the meeting. General developments in Estonia over the last 25 years, theContinue reading ““President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid met yesterday in Kadriorg with Royal Royal Princess, who was visiting Estonia””

“Triin Saag from Estonia is participating for the first time in the European Parliament elections”

Triin Saag is participating for the first time in the European Parliament elections. On Europe Day, on the 9th of May, she was handing out her leaflets on Vabaduse Square. She urges people to give young people a chance these elections. During the last elections, only 91 out of 751 elected Members of the ParliamentContinue reading ““Triin Saag from Estonia is participating for the first time in the European Parliament elections””

“Mr. Artur Talvik candidate of European parliament member from Estonia enjoying his richness of life during election time”

“Today is member of European parliament election day in Europe” With more than 400 million Europeans across the 28 countries of the European Union entitled to vote in the European Parliament elections that end on Sunday, the poll is, next to India, the largest democratic exercise in the world. Krishan Chand

“Nearly 3000 people visited to the Estonian parliament (Riigikogu) on Open House Day”

On the open House Day of the Riigikogu, the Parliament of Estonia, nearly 3000 people came to Toompea to visit the Riigikogu, learn about the work of the Parliament, meet the politicians and see the rooms they work in. The most popular activities were guided tours of the Riigikogu and visits to the Tall Hermann Tower.Continue reading ““Nearly 3000 people visited to the Estonian parliament (Riigikogu) on Open House Day””

“President Kaljulaid: Georgia has a special place in every Estonian’s heart”

Estonia and Georgia cooperate in very diverse fields, starting from sharing Estonia`s reform experience to working together in defence and education. We have a very close relationship. Georgia has a special place in every Estonian’s heart and I am not an exception. The fact that you are paying one of your first official visits asContinue reading ““President Kaljulaid: Georgia has a special place in every Estonian’s heart””

“President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili Is an official visit to Estonia for two days, She was welcomed by the president of Estonia this morning”

President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili is in the official visit to Estonia. official welcome ceremony of the President of Georgia was held in Kadriorg Tallinn, today at the Presidential Palace of Estonia. Salome Zurabishvili, together with the President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid and German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen, will participate in the openContinue reading ““President of Georgia Salome Zurabishvili Is an official visit to Estonia for two days, She was welcomed by the president of Estonia this morning””