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Estonian Development Cooperation Projects in 2008

Development and humanitarian aid projects* of the Republic of Estonia in 2008 State support EEK/EUR
1. Project "Increasing the Helmand Provincial Hospital electricity supply by covering the cost of fuel for the Bost Hospital power generator for the winter months" implemented by the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (January – April 2008) 400 000 / 25 565
2. Humanitarian assistance to Tajikistan suffering from the cold wave through the UNICEF. (February 2008) 500 000 / 31 956
3. Supporting the Protection and Assistance to IDPs in Kenya via UNHCR. (February 2008) 800 000 / 51 130
4. Project "Implementation of Information and Communication systems in operation of Macedonian Land Board" implemented by the e-Governance Academy. (February – May 2008) 327 700 / 20 944
5. Sharing the Estonian Tax and Customs board experience to Moldovan Tax Inspection (March – August 2008) 541 810 / 34 628
6. Consulting reforms of Georgia's national public radio-TV company (GTVR – Georgian TV and Radio) by Estonian Public Broadcasting (March – May 2008) 195 300 / 12 482
7. Project "Raising the capability of Georgian Ministry of the Interior to control and impede the stolen vehicle trafficking in Caucasian region", implemented by the Estonian Border Guard. (February 2008 – December 2009) 650 850 / 41 597
8. Georgian opposition leaders visit to Estonia, implemented by the Open Estonia Foundation. (March 2008) 43 240 / 2764
9. Humanitarian aid to assist the victims of two tropical cyclones in Madagascar through UNICEF (March 2008) 500 000 / 31 956
10. Supporting the activities of the United Nations Central Emergency Relief Fund (CERF) in 2008 through voluntary contribution (March 2008) 900 000 / 57 520
11. IHP/UNDAC Support Staff Training Course, implemented by Estonian Public Service Academy (project duration March – May 2008, Course 21-25 April 2008) 154 784 / 9 893
12. Co-operation in arranging development and planning activity as one principle of democratic local government in Kehtna county and Krasnogvardeiski region, implemented by Kehtna county council (February – July 2008) 81 155 / 5 187
13. Introduction of the Estonian integration experience to the EU and NATO to young civil servants and lectors of Georgia, Ukraine, Moldova and Armenia, implemented by Estonian School of Diplomacy (June – December 2008) 904 100 / 57 783
14. Scholarships to Moldavian and Georgian young diplomats and civil servants (academic years 2008/2009 and 2009/2010), by Estonian School of Diplomacy (May 2008 –May 2010) 1 139 300 / 72 815
15. Support of Establishment and Development of Sustainable Healthcare System in Helmand Province of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan (June 2008 – May 2010)
NGO Mondo
760 800 / 48 624
16. Prolonging of secondment of Estonian e-governance expert to Geneva via UNITAR (April 2008 – March 2009) 2 500 000 / 159 779
17. Project "Transfer of Estonian experience in establishing innovation support structures and making the technology transfer function to Georgian civil servants, representatives of research and development institutions and private enterprises", implemented by the Invent Baltics. (May 2008 – March 2009) 998 537 / 63 819
18. World Day, implemented by Estonian Roundtable for Development Cooperation (project duration May – August 2008, World Day 07 June 2008) 626 600 / 40 047
19. International Seminar: Comparative perspectives of development experiences in South America and Eastern Europe”, implemented by Estonian Foreign Policy Institute (project duration May – November 2008, Seminar 16-17 October 2008) 165 373 / 10 569
20. Photo exhibition Beloved Afghanistan, implemented by Raadi Duo OÜ (June 2008 - February 2009) 53 451,70 / 3416
21. Humanitarian Aid to Burma/Myanmar through IFRC (May 2008 500 000 / 31 956
22. Supporting World Food Programme (WFP) humanitarian programmes considering the soaring food and fuel prices (May 2008) 800 000 / 51 129
23. Supporting the democratic, equitable development in Ukrainian educational management, implemented by NGO Counselling and Training Centre HARED (May 2008 – January 2009) 339 600 / 21 704
24. Mapping and developing transferable skills of the young Ukrainian PhD candidates, implemented by Estonian Young Researchers Academy (June 2008 – September 2009) 561 250 / 35 870
25. Humanitarian Aid to Peoples Republic of China through Red Cross Society of China (May 2008) 500 000 / 31 956
26. Humanitarian assistance to the refugees and displaced people of Iraq via UNHCR (May 2008) 1 000 000 / 63 912
27. Project "Development of Georgian Police Training" implemented by the Public Service Academy (May 2008 – June 2009) 790 000 / 50 492
28. Project "Capacity building of the Georgian social sector civil servants and non-governmental institution specialists" implemented by the Tallinn University (August 2008 – September 2009) 1 400 079 / 89 485
29. World education project GLEN (Global Education Network of Young Europeans) implemented by the Roundtable for development cooperation (April 2008 – September 2009) 485 700 / 31 043
30. Project „Civil society organisations in global action for development: issues, messages and methods“ implemented by the European Movement in Estonia (April –September 2008) 199 752 / 12 764
31. Project "Support to Kabul civilian Airport in Afghanistan" implemented by the NGO Estonian Airbase Officer Assembly (July - September 2008) 42 000 / 2685
32. Project "Estonian-Moldovan co-operation project on forestry database development" implemented by the State Forest Management Centre (RMK) (August 2008 – May 2009) 303 200 / 19 379
33. Scholarship program for the Belarus students dismissed by the political reasons implemented by the Open Estonian Foundation (September 2008 – August 2011) 1 800 000 /
115 045
34. Voluntary donations to the United Nations Voluntary Fund for Indigenous Populations, United Nations Trust Fund on Indigenous Issues and support to the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights (July 2008) 1 000 000 / 63 912
35. Support to the Belarusian students through the European Humanities University Trust Fund (June 2008) 450 000 / 28 761
36. Humanitarian assistance to Ukraine and Moldova for assisting the victims of floods and for repairing the damages of floods delivered by NGO Mondo (August 2008) 1 966 500 /
125 687
37. "Sharing E-governance Experience in Western Balkans: Albania, Montenegro". Project is implemented by Estonian E-Governance Academy via United Nations Programme Bratislava Regional Centre UNDP BRC (September 2008 – September 2009) 597 000 /
38 152
38. "Introduction of crime police's generally recognized work principles to the crime militia officials of Chernigov oblast on example of the Estonian police". Project is implemented by Foundation Lõuna Koolitus (September 2008 – May 2009) 543 000 /
34 670
39. "Capacity building of Helmand province central hospital's (Bost hospital's) medical assistance in Islamic Republic of Afghanistan". Project is implemented by NGO Mondo (July-December 2008) 2 943 213 /
188 113
40. Humanitarian assistance to Georgia by Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs implemented in cooperation with Estonian Red Gross (August- September 2008) 2 300 000/ 147 002
41. Project "Estonia's Helping Hand – Georgia" implemented by the Estonian Public Broadcasting (September-December 2008) 71 400/ 4 563
42. Project "Promoting integrated transboundary water management and stakeholder participation in Moldova and Ukraine with the help of Estonian expertise" implemented by the Centre for Transboundary Cooperation CTC (October 2008 - December 2009) 637 300 /
40 732
43. Project "Let's get to know each other... My name is Afghanistan" implemented by the Estonian Atlantic Treaty Association (November – December 2008) 107 000 /
6 839
44. Project "Development education materials for teachers on the internet portal www.maailmakool.ee" implemented by NGO Jaan Tõnissoni Instituut (October 2008 – February 2009) 265 960 /
16 999
45. Voluntary donations to the international organizations in the field of development cooperation and humanitarian aid (November 2008) 6 500 000 /
415 442
46. Development Cooperation advocacy materials implemented by the Roundtable for Development Cooperation (December – June 2009) 352 800 /
22 549
47. Contribution to the Neighbourhood Investment Facility (NIF) Trust Fund (2008 – 2010) 15 646 600/
1 000 000
48. Investigation of possibilities of cooperation between Estonia and Moldova in the field of civil protection implemented by the Estonian Rescue Board (January – April 2009) 171 000 /
10 929
49. Contribution to the Multi-Donor Trust Fund for the Kosovo Sustainable Employment Development Policy (December 2008) 3 000 000 /
191 742
50. Project "Improving the efficiency of Moldovan economic diplomacy" implemented by the Estonian Embassy in Kiev (December 2008 – Mai 2009) 74 147/
4 739
51. Supporting the Return and Reintegration of Sudanese refugees and IDPs via UNCHR (December 2008) 700 000 /
44 740
52. Humanitarian aid to Haiti via UNICEF for rehabilitation and building of temporary schools in the aftermath of recent tropical stroms Fay, Gustav, Hanna and Ike (December 2008) 500 000 /
31 957
53. Supporting the harmonization of the Ukraine national legislation with the requirements of the Optional Protocol on Sale of Children to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child via UNICEF (December 2008) 1 472 160 /
94 092
54. Support to the development of public e-services of the Palestinian Authority based on Estonian experiences implemented by the e-Governance Academy 1 279 275 /
81 764
55. Humanitarian assistance to the Zimbabwe via the World Food Programme for 2009 (December 2008) 900 000 /
57 523
56. Humanitarian Assistance to the Democratic Republic of Congo through UNHCR (December 2008) 1 000 000 /
63 914
57. Humanitarian assistance to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) via the World Food Programme (December 2008) 500 000 /
31 957
58. Supporting the EUPOL COPPS Mission in the Palestinian Territories (December 2008) 2 200 000 /
140 605
59. Project "Cooperation with Ukrainian partners in development of the third sector and in the organization of common activities between NGO-s, local authorities and local media (experience in the Rapla county)" implemented by the Kehtna county in Estonia (December 2008 – August 2009) 108 500 /
69 350
60. Project “Promotion of the National Archives as a research resource and supporting the ABLE Boxed Library Extension project for sustainable literacy” implemented by the Afghanistan Centre at Kabul University ACKU (December – June 2009) 440 000 /
28 122
61. Strengthening the rule of law in Moldova by improving the proficiency of the Ombudsman (January – April 2009) 425 686 /
27 207
62. Project “Promotion of reflector use among Chernigov residents on Estonian example” implemented by the SA Lõuna Koolitus (January – September 2009) 708 490 /
45 283
63. the regional INSARAG training course in Armenia via local UNDP Representation implemented by the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (December 2008 – April 2009) 350 000 /
22 370
Total

68 174 585 /
4 419 609

* Projects coordinated by the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and carried out with the support of means allocated for development cooperation in the Foreign Ministry's budget. Activities of other ministries considered as development cooperation have not been reflected in this overview.

Last updated: 21 August 2015

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