Tallinn, Estonia
2003 - 2004 IPF Fellow

Affiliation: Legal advisor for the Estonian Refugee Council.
e-mail: evas@policy.hu
website: http://www.policy.hu/evas/

Fellow project
2003 - 2004:
Ethnicity and labor market opportunities: The case of Estonia
The objectives of the project are to examine the effect of the state language policy on the labor market in Estonia; analyze the compatibility of Estonian language policy with EU/international standards; develop policy recommendations in the area of language and employment policy in Estonia; and write a research and policy paper for dissemination in Estonian and Russian languages among Members of Parliament, representatives of local municipalities, and relevant non-governmental organizations and international organizations such as the Council of Europe, European Commission, International Labor Organization and citizens affected by current policies.

Working groups: Human Rights Policy, Economic Development and Microfinance Policy

Relevant countries: Estonia