UWP team visited COG team in Tallinn

It is time for an update. We have been working towards UWP cast coming to Estonia for almost 2 years. This week things have taken a turn for the better, as Brad Bungum, Arnab Dewan and Kristina T’Seyen from Up with People have been here, the days have been packed with meetings with sponsors, possible […]

The first Forest Goodwill Planting Day May 7th

The first Forest Goodwill Planting Day will be arranged together with UWP alumni, friends, families and colleagues in co-operation with RMK on May 7th! Everyone is welcome to contribute and join in! Please consider buying yourself a tree or three and support a worthy cause – every earned cent will go towards an UWP scholarship […]


Estonia’ s most valuable natural resource is wood. During the EAM in Tallinn in the spring of 2014, all EAM participants planted a seed of pine tree into a pot – everyone gets their very personal tree! We grow these tiny tree plants for a couple of years until they are ready to be planted in the forest. […]

EAM Tallinn

EAM – The EAM (European Alumni Meeting) is a European get together for With People alumni from all over the world. It is held every year in a location in Europe and is mostly held during April or May. Main goals of the EAM are getting updates about Up with People, have a great time with your friends, make new ones […]


TAD (Triangle Alumni Date) – The person behind starting TAD is Paula Eronen, a Finnish alumna, who suggested Argo Saul (Estonian alum) to do this and offered Tallinn as the first location for the event. TAD stands for “Triangle Alumni Date”, including the alumni of Estonia, Sweden and Finland. Of course all other alumni are most welcome to participate. […]

Song Festival in Tallinn!

This weekend in Tallinn there will be yet another one of our famous Song Celebrations (held every 5 years, started in 1869). For us all it is always an overwhelming event, where you feel your pride and appreciation again. Please watch this short video, which is an overview of its history, also containing short footages of […]

Midsummer greetings!

Chamber of Goodwill Midsummer Greetings to everyone! We met yesterday at Ele’s beautiful home, had the most delicious salmon dinner and some traditional Estonian cookie cake with fresh strawberries! Midsummer is one of the most celebrated festivities of the year over here – June 23! Everyone has plans, there are festivities everywhere – barbecue, bonfires, […]