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Weekly Schedule

Weekly schedule (16.01.2017 - 22.01.2017)

Foreign Ministry
Monday, 16. January 2017

16.01 Foreign Minister Sven Mikser attends the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. The EU Foreign Minister will discuss the situation in Syria and the Middle East peace process.


16-18.01 Undersecretary for Economic and Development Affairs, Väino Reinart, is in the United Arab Emirates, leading a visit of a business delegation. During the visit, Undersecretary Reinart is going to meet with the UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation, Her Excellency Reem Bint Ibrahim Al Hashimy, and the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Finance Younis Al Khouri.


17.01 The Estonian special representative to EU Institutions Matti Maasikas and the Estonian Ambassador to Malta Celia Kuningas-Saagpakk are taking part of a seminar taking place at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, introducing Malta and the Maltese Presidency of the Council of the EU.


18.01 at 13.00 Foreign Minister Sven Mikser is at the Question Time of Riigikogu.


18.01 Foreign Minister Sven Mikser is going to meet with the Moroccan Ambassador to Estonia Mohammed Ariad.


19.01 The Estonian special representative to EU Institutions Matti Maasikas meets with the Japanese Ambassador to Estonia Yoko Yanagisawa in Tallinn. They will discuss EU-related topics and the Estonian EU Presidency.


19.01 Director of the Consular Services Division Tanel Jõks and Desk Officer of the Consular Assistance Division Silvar Laanemäe make a presentation at the Tallinn University round-table discussion on internationalisation of higher education, where they speak about consular affairs and principles of safe travelling. Additional information:


19.01 Foreign Minister Sven Mikser is going to meet with the French Ambassador to Estonia Claudia Delmas-Scherer.


Cultural events abroad:

18-22.01 Jo Nurm and Timo Toots present their work at the Paris Men’s Fashion Week. Additional information: 


20.01 Ensemble Hortus Musicus performs at the State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow. Additional information:


21.01 Kadri Kõusaar’s feature film “Mother” screens at the Scandinavian film festival in Los Angeles. Additional information:


21.01-05.03 artists from Teminova & Kasela Gallery, Krista Mölder and Sigrid Viir, take part of a Festival of Young European Photography, The Circulation(s), in Paris. Krista Mölder presents works from her series “You/Blue” (2015) and Sigrid Viir presents her most recent photo series “Awful Pretty Pipe Neck” (2016). Additional information:


Additional information:
Sten Juur
Communication Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
(+372) 637 7627
(+372) 5824 6622

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