About Welcoming programme
Welcoming programme is an action plan supporting the adaptation of newly arrived foreigners. The programme contains one-day thematic trainings and Estonian language training for beginners.
Welcoming programme´s target group, the conditions for participation and the procedure of enrolling persons in the Welcoming programme is established by 13.08.2014 regulation nr 34 “Welcoming programme”.
Aim of the programme
The main goal is to support the migration and subsequent integration of newly arrived immigrants by providing them information:
1) on the functioning of the state and society;
2)daily life, working, studying and family matters, and by facilitating the acquisition of Estonian language skills
The Welcoming Programme is funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Estonian Ministry of the Interior.
The international protection module of the Welcoming Programme is funded by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) and the Estonian Ministry of the Interior.