Moto of the Citizen's Day and Citizen of the Year

Events of the Citizen’s Day are every year connected with the moto and topic of the Citizen’s Day.

List of previous motos of the Citizen’s Day and awards of Citizen of the Year:

  • 2003 – “Citizen of Estonia is citizen of Europe” – Lennart Meri
  • 2004 – “Strong family, happy nation” – Jüri Jaanson
  • 2005 – “Child will grow to become a citizen” – family Adamson
  • 2006 – “State starts from a good father” – Andrus Veerpalu
  • 2007 – “State of Estonia is proud of me” – Lagle Parek
  • 2008 – “Republic of Estonia through 90 years” – Rainer Nõlvak
  • 2009 – “Creative people – successful state” – Erkki Sven Tüür
  • 2010 – “Active citizen is richness of the state” – Pieter Boerefijn
  • 2011 – “Grown to be a citizen” – Konstantin Vassiljev
  • 2012 – “Through life with grace” – Krista Aru
  • 2013 – ”A citizen creates and preserves cultural heritage” – Marju Kõivupuu
  • 2014 – “Movement heals the world” – Ilma Adamson
  • 2015 – “Music unites” – Helen Sildna
  • 2016 – “Creating new horizons” – Kristi Liiva

Tradition of title Citizen of the Year was made by the former Minister of Population Paul-Erik Rummo.

Last amended: 13-04-2017 00:00 | Compiled by: Ministry of Culture