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Riigikogu Toimetised (RiTo, Riigikogu Journal), the publication of the Riigikogu, the Parliament of Estonia, was first published in 2000. Its publisher is the Chancellery of the Riigikogu. Two issues of RiTo are published each year, in June and in December. Read more

Rito 40

No. 40, December 2019

Focus: Estonian science.

In his essay, Jaak Aaviksoo writes about financing of science and research. President of the Estonian Academy of Sciences Tarmo Soomere gives an overview of the activities of the Academy during the last five years, and the plans for the future.

The new issue also includes a section “National University 100 – Estonia through the Prism of Social Sciences”, prepared in cooperation with the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Tartu. Articles by the psychologists, sociologists, political scientists and education and law scientists of the University of Tartu are published under this heading.

You can also read the next episode of the history of the development of the Riigikogu’s Rules of Procedure, written by Jüri Adams. Senior Researcher of the School of Governance, Law and Society of Tallinn University Lauri Leppik gives an overview of the sufficiency and sustainability of Estonian pensions.

Summaries of articles are in English.

Full articles in Estonian

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