The foundation Tallinn Development and Training Centre organized a visit for the delegation of Elazig (Turkey) to Tallinn

The foundation Tallinn Development and Training Centre organized a visit for the delegation of Elazig (Turkey) to Tallinn from 25.05-29.05.2014. The five-member delegation of Elazig, including the Provincial Governor Ömer Faruk Kocak and the Mayor of Elazig Mücahit Yanilmaz, was especially interested in the free public transportation system, waste management and development of different e-services of the City of Tallinn. The high officials met with the Mayor of Tallinn Edgar Savisaar and other leaders of the city and visited City Transportation Incorporation, where they were introduced to the work and future developments of the company. The guests also visited the landfills of Pääsküla and Jõelähtme, where specialists from the Tallinn City Environment Department introduced the principles and developments of waste management. An interesting experience for the Turkish delegation was a boat trip to the Island of Aegna to visit its open environmental education center and monitor the training program meant for children. The guests had a tour of Tallinn’s Old Town and they visited Tallinn TV Tower. It was agreed that the delegation of Tallinn would visit the Province of Elazig in the autumn of 2014.

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