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Open Government Partnership Report has been completed
21.09.2016|Government Office

Open Government Partnership Report has been completed

Today, the coordinating body for the Open Government Partnership (OGP) reviewed the Report on the Action Plan of OGP for 2014–2016, which will be submitted for public consultation, and thereafter to the Government. The Action Plan of OGP for 2014–2016 set out three priorities – an inclusive and...
30.06.2016|Government Office

Estonia submits an overview of the implementation of the Sustainable Development Action Plan in the UN this summer

At today’s session, the Government received an overview of the implementation of the UN Action Plan for 2030, approved in September 2015, on which Estonia delivers a presentation among the first 22 countries this summer. The overview of the implementation of the UN Action Plan for 2030 highlights...
The Government approved the new Action Plan for Open Government Partnership
30.06.2016|Government Office

The Government approved the new Action Plan for Open Government Partnership

The Action Plan that was completed as a result of the cooperation between the state representatives and non-governmental partners focuses on increasing the openness and inclusiveness of policymaking and the development of citizen-centred public services from 2016–2018. In cooperation with local...
Estonia and Finland continue cooperation to develop public governance
21.06.2016|Government Office

Estonia and Finland continue cooperation to develop public governance

Estonian and Finnish Secretaries of State Heiki Loot and Paula Lehtomäki met today in Tallinn, in order to take stock of the implementation of the recommendations made in the Public Governance Review prepared by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The OECD recommends...
Task Force on research funding and management to be set up at the Government Office
09.06.2016|Government Office

Task Force on research funding and management to be set up at the Government Office

The task of the Task Force is to prepare, as covered in the report of the Research and Development Council, the consolidation of higher education institutions and research institutions, the consolidation of their support services, and the implementation of proposals that concern the financing of...
06.06.2016|Government Office

New Action Plan for Open Government Partnership is up for public consultation

The Open Government Partnership (OGP) coordinating body has prepared a draft Action Plan for 2016-2018 and the Government Office submitted it for public consultation. According to the decision made by the coordinating body, which brings together representatives of the state and non-governmental...
Venue for top events related to the Estonian Presidency is found
10.05.2016|Government Office

Venue for top events related to the Estonian Presidency is found

The main venue for the events taking place during the Estonian Presidency will be Tallinn Creative Hub (Tallinna Kultuurikatel). At the first half of 2018, there will be organised the highest-level events, including unofficial meetings of ministers as well as several conferences. In the last week’...
Government updated Estonia’s competitiveness strategy
05.05.2016|Government Office

Government updated Estonia’s competitiveness strategy

The Government approved the competitiveness strategy „Estonia 2020” for 2016–2020. This is a national reform programme of Estonia, which was prepared in 2011 for the purpose of implementing the strategy “Europe 2020” and which is updated every spring. „Estonia 2020” is an umbrella strategy...
Coordinating body for the OGP is expecting proposals on the new Action Plan
29.03.2016|Government Office

Coordinating body for the OGP is expecting proposals on the new Action Plan

The coordinating body for the Open Government Partnership (OGP) is expecting proposals on activities supporting the achievement of the priority objectives of the new Action Plan. Based on the decision of the OGP coordinating body of the cooperation forum of the representatives of the state and non...
18.02.2016|Government Office

Task Force on public sector innovation will be set up at the Government Office

The duties of the Task Force include developing proposals on how to increase innovation capability in order to ensure better services and policy-making in the public sector of Estonia, and more widely, society’s readiness for social innovation. The work of the Task Force will be managed by Maarjo...

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