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List of twin towns and sister cities in Estonia

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This is a list of places in Estonia having standing links to local communities in other countries. In most cases, the association, especially when formalised by local government, is known as "town twinning" (though other terms, such as "partner towns" or "sister cities" are sometimes used instead), and while most of the places included are towns, the list also comprises villages, cities, districts, counties, etc. with similar links.

Harju CountyEdit

Viimsi ParishEdit

Viimsi Parish is twinned with:[1]

Hiiu CountyEdit

KärdlaEdit

Kärdla is twinned with:

Ida-Viru CountyEdit

Kohtla-JärveEdit

Kohtla-Järve is twinned with:[3]

Narva-JõesuuEdit

Järva CountyEdit

TüriEdit

Türi is a member of the Douzelage, a town twinning association of 23 towns across the European Union. This active town twinning began in 1991 and there are regular events, such as a produce market from each of the other countries and festivals.[5][6]

Jõgeva CountyEdit

JõgevaEdit

Lääne CountyEdit

HaapsaluEdit

Lääne-Viru CountyEdit

Haljala ParishEdit

Väike-Maarja ParishEdit

Pärnu CountyEdit

Häädemeeste ParishEdit

Häädemeeste Parish is twinned with:

PärnuEdit

Pärnu is twinned with:[12]

Põlva CountyEdit

Rapla CountyEdit

Saare CountyEdit

Tartu CountyEdit

Alatskivi ParishEdit

Alatskivi Parish is twinned with:[14]

ElvaEdit

Kambja ParishEdit

Nõo ParishEdit

Nõo Parish is twinned with:[17]

Puhja ParishEdit

TartuEdit

Tartu is twinned with:[19]

Valga CountyEdit

TõrvaEdit

Tõrva is twinned with:

Viljandi CountyEdit

Võru CountyEdit

Antsla ParishEdit

VõruEdit

Võru is twinned with:[24]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Viimsi vald. Retrieved 23 July 2011.
  2. ^ "Twinnings" (PDF). Central Union of Municipalities & Communities of Greece. Retrieved 2013-08-25.
  3. ^ "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Kohtla-Järve linn. Retrieved 1 March 2012.
  4. ^ a b "Sõpruslinnad" (in Estonian). Narva-Jõesuu. Archived from the original on 20 July 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2010.
  5. ^ "Douzelage.org: Home". www.douzelage.org. Archived from the original on 2010-02-17. Retrieved 2009-10-21.
  6. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w "Douzelage.org: Member Towns". www.douzelage.org. Archived from the original on 2009-04-06. Retrieved 2009-10-21.
  7. ^ a b c "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Jõgeva linn. Retrieved 2011-07-23.
  8. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Sõpruslinnad" (in Estonian). Haapsalu. Archived from the original on 20 June 2011. Retrieved 23 July 2011.
  9. ^ a b c "Sõprusvallad" (in Estonian). Haljala vald. Retrieved 30 July 2015.
  10. ^ a b c d e "Sõprusvallad" (in Estonian). Väike-Maarja vald. Retrieved 30 July 2015.
  11. ^ "Suomen kuntien ystävyyskunnat" (in Finnish). Embassy of Finland in Estonia. Retrieved 7 May 2012.
  12. ^ "Sõpruslinnad". Pärnu linn (in Estonian). Retrieved 14 February 2017.
  13. ^ Lindquist, Ted. "Internationella frågor och vänorter". Oskarshamn Municipality (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 2013-08-12. Retrieved 2013-07-25.
  14. ^ "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Alatskivi vald. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  15. ^ a b c "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Elva linn. Archived from the original on 18 December 2012. Retrieved 23 July 2011.
  16. ^ "Sõprussuhted" (in Estonian). Kambja vald. Archived from the original on 14 September 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  17. ^ "Välissuhted" (in Estonian). Nõo vald. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  18. ^ "Sõprussidemed" (in Estonian). Puhja vald. Retrieved 2 May 2012.
  19. ^ "Tartu sõpruslinnad" (in Estonian). Tartu. Retrieved 1 May 2012.
  20. ^ "Frederiksberg Municipality – Twin Towns" (in Danish). ©2007 -2009 Frederiksberg Municipality. Archived from the original on 2011-06-15. Retrieved 2009-09-09. External link in |publisher= (help)
  21. ^ "Venskapskommunar" (in Norwegian). Hemsedal kommune. Archived from the original (Microsoft Word) on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 7 January 2009.
  22. ^ "Sõprusvald" (in Estonian). Abja vald. Retrieved 23 July 2011.
  23. ^ "Cumberland Establishes Sister City In Estonia". Cumberland Times-News. 20 June 2013. Retrieved 2013-06-21.
  24. ^ "Võru sõpruslinnad" (in Estonian). Võru. Archived from the original on 14 October 2013. Retrieved 2 May 2012.