H.E. Kaja Kallas

H.E. Kaja Kallas

Prime Minister, Republic of Estonia

Kaja Kallas is the first female Prime Minister of Estonia. She assumed office in January 2021. Prime Minister Kallas’s political career began in 2011 where she was a member of the 12th Riigikogu. Prime Minister Kallas served as the Chairman of the Economic Affairs Committee in 2011 and later the Chairman of the Faction in 2014. From 2014 to 2018, Prime Minister Kallas served as a member of the European Parliament. In 2019, Prime Minister Kallas served again as a member of the 14th Riigikogu and the Chairman of the Faction. 

Prime Minister Kallas received a degree in law from the University of Tartu in 1999 and completed postgraduate studies at the Estonian Business School in 2007. H.E. Krišjānis Kariņš, Prime Minister of Latvia. 

CEPA Forum 2022

Meeting the Moment: Allies at a Crossroads

The 14th Annual CEPA Forum — “Meeting the Moment: Allies at a Crossroads” — will take place virtually from September 27-29, 2022. Over the course of the Forum, CEPA will host a dynamic series of virtual keynotes, discussions, debates, and stories focusing on the transatlantic response to Russia’s war in Ukraine and its implications for security and democracy.