Posts tagged as developments

Estonian parlt committee to visit Brussels to learn about developments in NATO, EU

Monday, November 25, 2019

A delegation of the national defense committee of the Estonian parliament will visit Estonia’s representations to the European Union and NATO in Brussels and NATO Supreme Headquarters in Mons during its three-day visit to Belgium. Chairman of the national defense committee Andres Metsoja said that the purpose of the visit to Brussels was to get an overview of the developments in NATO and the European Union. “Developing of allied relations…

Estonia presents report on fulfillment of UN covenant in Geneva

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Officials of Estonian ministries on Tuesday and Wednesday presented Estonia’s third periodic report on the fulfillment of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Geneva. The Estonian delegation gave the committee and overview of the developments in the areas relating to the pact in Estonia in the past few years. The committee was interested in further detail in…

Ben Hodges of CEPA and James Sherr Join the ICDS Team

By ICDS on Monday, January 21, 2019

Ben Hodges, former commander of the US Army in Europe and Pershing chair in strategic studies at CEPA, has joined the team of non-resident fellows at the International Centre for Defence and Security Studies (ICDS) in Tallinn, Estonia. In addition, internationally renowned expert on Russia and Ukraine James Sherr has become a senior research fellow at the Estonian Foreign Policy Institute of the ICDS. Hodges served as commanding general of…