Estonian Foreign Policy in 2013
A discussion by Estonian Ambassador Marina Kaljurand, January 16th, 2013 on the foreign policy challenges faced by Estonia. As a small country in northeastern Europe, these include relations with neighboring Russia and Estonia’s role in NATO and the European Union. The event was sponsored by the Department of Central Eurasian Studies, the West European Studies Center, the Inner Asian and Uralic National Resource Center, the Russian and East European Institute, and the Embassy of the Republic of Estonia. Ms. Kaljurand holds an MA degree from the Fletcher School of Diplomacy at Tufts University and has worked for the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs since 1991. In addition to her current position in Washington, she has also served as Ambassador of Estonia to the Russian Federation (2005-2008) and as chief negotiator for Estonia on accession to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD–2008-2011).
Amb. Marina Kaljurand
Wednesday, January 16, 2013