The Republic of Estonia will celebrate its 100th anniversary on February 24, 2018. The centenary is marked from April 2017 to February 2020 and it is celebrated around the world. The focus of Estonia 100 is on children and youth.
Celebrating the 100th anniversary of Estonia within the Ministry and in institutions under its jurisdiction.
The main celebrations are held in the Estonian War Museum. We tell the story of the War of Independence and the birth of Estonia.
In order to coordinate the preparations for Estonia's centenary celebrations, a government committee has been formed and it is chaired by the Prime Minister. The Estonia 100 steering group and the Estonia 100 organising committee have been established within Government Office, and are tasked with organising the celebrations together with the people of Estonia. Contacts »
Permanent Secretary of Estonian Ministry of Defence Kristjan Prikk presented the Cross of Merit of the Ministry of Defence, Second Class to Major General Linda L. Singh, of the Maryland National Guard, in recognition of her exemplary contribution to the development of defence cooperation between Estonia and the United States.