You are here

News

01.01.2020|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Reinsalu: the UN Security Council membership is in Estonia’s interest

Today 1 January, Estonia becomes an elected member of the UN Security Council for the period 2020-2021. Tomorrow, the Estonian flag will be raised in front of the UN Security Council hall in New York. According to Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu, the UN Security Council membership serves Estonia’s...
19.12.2019|Foreign Ministry

Government adopts the principles of Estonia’s UN Security Council membership

At a cabinet meeting today 19 December, the government adopted the platform and principles for Estonia’s membership in the UN Security Council in 2020-2021, presented by Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu. According to Foreign Minister Reinsalu, the next two years will offer Estonia a chance to have...
Kohtumine Gruusia välisministriga
24.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Reinsalu: small states have a very important role in world politics

On Monday 23 September, Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu gave a speech at Columbia University in New York, highlighting the valuable of role of small states and the importance of the international rules-based order for ensuring peace and security. The Foreign Minister also attended a discussion on...
07.06.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Reinsalu: membership of the UN Security Council makes Estonia greater on the world map

At Friday's election of the non-permanent members of the UN Security Council in New York, Estonia received a mandate to become a member for 2020-2021. Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu stressed that it was a historic event and a great day for Estonian diplomacy. Membership of the UN Security Council...
15.03.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s UN Security Council Campaign delegation’s high-level meetings in the Republic of Cuba

On 7-9 March the Estonian delegation promoting Estonia’s Security Council candidature for the period 2020-21 visited Cuba. In Havana, the delegation led by Ambassador Margus Kolga met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs Bruno Rodríguez Parrilla and with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ms....
15.03.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s UN Security Council Campaign delegation’s high-level meetings in Honduras

On 4-6 March, the Estonian Foreign Ministry delegation visited Honduras. In the capital Tegucigalpa Ambassador Margus Kolga and diplomat Mari Tomingas met with Vice President Maria Antonia Rivera Rosales and Minister of Foreign Affairs María Dolores Agüero Lara. Additionally, consultations were...
15.03.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s UN Security Council Campaign delegation’s high-level meetings in Costa Rica

Following the visit of the President of the Republic of Estonia, Ms. Kersti Kaljulaid, to the capital of St. Kitts and Nevis Basseterre, which hosted the CARICOM Heads of Government Conference and which Ms. Kaljulaid attended as a Special Guest, part of the Estonian delegation proceeded with a...
01.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia's UN Security Council campaign delegation's high level meetings in Kingdom of eSwatini

Mr. Hannes Hanso, a member of the Advisory Committee of the President of Estonia, a Member of Estonian Parliament and the Chairman of the National Defence Committee, continued his visit to the Southern African region with a stay in the Kingdom of eSwatini on 27-30 January 2019. In 2018, the former...
31.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia's UN Security Council campaign delegation's high level meetings in Lesotho

Mr. Hannes Hanso, a member of the Advisory Committee of the President of Estonia, a Member of Estonian Parliament and the Chairman of the National Defence Committee, continued his visit to the Southern African region with a stay in the Kingdom of Lesotho on 24-26 January 2019. The delegation,...
30.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia's UN Security Council campaign delegation's high level meetings in Republic of South Africa

Mr. Hannes Hanso, a member of the Advisory Committee of the President of the Republic of Estonia, a Member of Estonian Parliament and the Chairman of the National Defence Committee, started his visit to the Southern African region on 21st January 2019, during which Republic of South Africa, the...

Pages

About Estonia

Get closer acquainted with Estonia, coming here for a visit, studies, business or investments!

Official Estonian Gateway

Get closer acquainted with Estonia and see what are the most important facts and main areas of activity here.

Digital Society

Estonia has
transformed itself into
one of Europe’s business success stories of the last decade, mainly thanks to the sophisticated e-solutions available here.