26 Jan, 2021

Liberal ministers take office in Estonia

With the members of the Estonian Parliament voting by 70 to 30 votes to approve the proposed coalition government presented by Kaja Kallas, a new liberal government featuring both ALDE member parties – the Reform Party and the Center Party – will take office. With Kallas being the first female Prime Minister of her country, her cabinet also features the most female ministers to date.

Eight ministers from the Reform Party and seven ministers from the Center Party are ready to lead Estonia during these challenging and exceptional times.

The full list of ministers is:

  • Prime Minister Kaja Kallas (Reform)
  • Minister of Finance Keit Pentus-Rosimannus (Reform)
  • Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Taavi Aas (Center)
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs Eva-Maria Liimets (Center)
  • Minister of Foreign Trade and IT Andres Sutt(Reform)
  • Minister of Internal Affairs Kristian Jaani(Center)
  • Minister of Social Affairs Tanel Kiik (Center)
  • Minister of Social Protection Signe Riisalo (Reform)
  • Minister of Justice Maris Lauri (Reform)
  • Minister of Defence Kalle Laanet (Reform)
  • Minister of Education and Research Liina Kersna(Reform)
  • Minister of Rural Affairs Urmas Kruuse (Reform)
  • Minister of Culture Anneli Ott (Center)
  • Minister of Environment Tõnis Mölder (Center)
  • Minister of Public Administration Jaak Aab(Center) 


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