Global Estonian | Estonia becomes only country in the world run by elected women

Estonia becomes only country in the world run by elected women

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
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Estonia has become the only country in the world with an elected female president and female prime minister.

The other three countries with a female head of state and head of government are New Zealand, Denmark, and Barbados, all with a queen and a female prime minister.

The new coalition of Estonian government is led by leader of the Reform Party Kaja Kallas, a former member of the Estonian parliament Riigikogu and a former Member of the European Parliament.

Kersti Kaljulaid is the first female President of Estonia since 2016. President Kaljulaid is a champion of the liberal market economy, a relentless global advocate of the digital economy and cyber security.


   

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