Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid visited ECEAP

20.October.2017

On October 17, the Estonian Center of Eastern Parthership had the privilege of welcoming H.E. Kersti Kaljulaid, President of the Republic of Estonia, to our office for a working discussion of the Eastern Partnership and our two upcoming Summit side events, the EaP Business Forum and the EaP Civil Society Conference, at which she will be delivering keynote speeches.

After remarks from Center director Ambassador Jaan Reinhold and deputy director Tiina Ilsen outlining the key objectives of these two events, in her comments President Kaljulaid stressed that shared democratic values are the core of cooperation between the European Union and the states of the EaP countries, noting that Estonia’s own experience in combating corruption and developing a vibrant civil society are of continuing relevance to the Eastern Partnership countries.