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Ireland joining the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence

Friday, October 4, 2019

The Republic of Ireland has decided to join the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence (NATO CCDCOE). Irish Ambassador to Estonia H. E. Ms Frances Kiernan visited the Centre yesterday to submit the Letter of Intent and thereby start the accession process. “With its strong digital economy and society, we believe that Ireland is a country that is very much aware about the security risks in cyberspace. Accordingly, the…

Estonia starts process for joining world’s leading molecular biology organization

Monday, July 1, 2019

Estonia’s Minister of Education and Research Mailis Reps and Edith Heard, director general of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), have signed an agreement on Estonia becoming a prospect member state of the EMBL from June 2019. The prospect membership grants Estonian researchers for three years the same opportunities in the organization as are enjoyed by researchers from the full member states. Estonia has to decide about whether or not…

Estonia to mull joining international Biometrics Institute

Thursday, February 28, 2019

The Estonian government is to discuss at a meeting on Thursday a proposal to appoint the Ministry of the Interior as the managing body of membership rights in the non-profit Biometrics Insitute and to authorize the minister of the interior to conduct the activities required for membership in the institute, spokespeople for the government said.  The Biometrics Institute is a non-profic organization founded in Australia in 2001. The mission of the institute…