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From 18/01/2017 to 18/01/2017
The attached document contains the English working translation established by Commission services of amendments to Estonian legislation enacted in order to transpose Directive 2013/37/EU amending Directive 2003/98/EC on the re-use of public sector information ('PSI Directive'). Read more
From 03/10/2016 to 03/10/2016
These factsheets give the most recent analysis and data on eGovernment by country Read more
From 13/06/2016 to 13/06/2016
Estonia has launched a new set of initiatives under its 'public sector as smart customer' strategy. A handbook on innovation procurement was published and a financial support scheme was setup that provides co-financing for Estonian public procurers to prepare and manage innovation procurements. The first call for Estonian procurers to apply for this funding was open until 21 June 2016. Read more
From 23/05/2016 to 23/05/2016
The European Commission has published the results of a study on electronic communications. The findings of the study show that Europeans are increasingly using internet-based communication. The study found mobile internet access increased significantly with 69% of households now having at least one member with a mobile internet access, a +21 points increase over 2014. Read more
Logo of euRobotics for the European Robotics Week
Logo of euRobotics for the European Robotics Week
From 23/11/2015 to 29/11/2015
The 5th edition of the European Robotics Week starts on Monday 23/11. It will be a week full of robot related activities. You can visit research labs, museums, universities, schools and industries involved in robotics. Lots of activities are open for the general public and free of charge. Read more
From 22/07/2015 to 22/07/2015
This factsheet show the progress in the online delivery of public services, across the various dimensions of user-centricity, transparency, cross-border mobility and key enablers in Estonia. Read more
From 06/01/2015 to 06/01/2015
Each of us has some information it considers private and is willing to share only reluctantly, be it about one's health, or personal preferences, or commercial interests or capabilities. Our society has put in place rules on how such data can be transmitted or processed. While these rules protect the privacy of data, at times, they seriously diminish the benefits that can be obtained from studying it. Can the existing balance between privacy and usability be improved? Read more
From 20/11/2014 to 20/11/2014
To facilitate experience sharing, a collection of innovation procurement initiatives are listed here. We would be grateful to receive further information about experiences in your country. Read more
Digital Champions and Neelie Kroes
From 08/07/2013 to 08/07/2013

The Digital Champions held their fourth meeting in the margins of the Digital Agenda Assembly 2013, which took place in Dublin between 18-20 June 2013. The discussion was focused on 4 topics: youth and education, jobs and skills, access/Wifi and better e-services.

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From 22/02/2013 to 22/02/2013
The Digital Champions met on the 17-18 December for the third time in 2012. The objective of this meeting was to assess progress of Digital Champions in 2012 and discuss plans for 2013. To date, there are 21 Digital Champions appointed. There have been four recent appointments: Cyprus, Belgium, Ireland and Croatia. The Maltese Champion mandate has now expired and has been replaced by a new one. The Commission hopes that Champions from Austria, Germany, Latvia, Estonia, Greece, and Spain will be appointed in 2013. Read more