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This is my fourth term in the Riigikogu. I represent and try to realise the ideas of the Estonian Centre Party and the people who elected me to the Riigikogu.

Estonian Centre Party Faction
Foreign Affairs Committee
Electoral district: Hiiumaa, Läänemaa and Saaremaa

Enn Eesmaa


Hiiu County, Lääne County and Saare County electoral district

7 June 1946 in Tallinn
Widowed, one son

Education: Tallinn English College (former Secondary School No. 7) 1964; University of Tallinn, English language 1969 (equivalent to Master’s degree)

Career: Estonian Television, Programme Deputy Director, Editor-in-Chief of news programme “Aktuaalne Kaamera”, presenter (entertainment and culture programmes, quiz shows), newsreader, commentator 1970–1993; Finnish Mainos TV, Baltic correspondent 1989–1993; Office of the President of the Republic, media adviser 1993–1994; TV channel EVTV, Director General 1994–1996; TV3, Head of News Department, presenter, foreign news editor 1996–2003

Party affiliation: Estonian Centre Party 2003–; Member of the Board

Membership in representative bodies: 10th Riigikogu (Deputy Chairman 2003–2005 and Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2005–2007), 11th, 12th and 13th Riigikogu (Deputy Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee 2007–2016, Vice-President 2016–); Saaremaa Rural Municipality Council 2017– , also elected to Tallinn City Council 2005–2013

Awards: Order of the White Star, 4th class 2002; National Order of the Legion of Honour of France 2001; Order for Merits to Lithuania, Cross of Commander 2006; Order of Merit of the Republic of Austria, Grand Decoration of Honour in Gold 2010

Other activities: book “Sajandi suured staarid” (“Great Stars of the Century”) 2001 and articles in the Estonian press

Hobbies: history, music, literature, television, cinema



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