Friendship City Relations

Saku Japan ᐧ Saku Estonia

A friendship city agreement was signed on May 1, 2007 between Saku City (佐久市) in Nagano Prefecture, Japan and Saku Municipality in Harju County, Estonia. The signing ceremony took place in Saku, Japan.

Saku Municipality, Estonia
Saku City, Japan

News and Events

December 5, 2016
Saku – Saku Friendship Cities Exchange: Youth Exchange

Seven students and two teachers from Kurtna School and Saku Gymnasium visited Saku City in Nagano Prefecture during October 24 – October 31 where they visited schools and experienced cultural exchange.

Details of this visit were covered in an article, published by the newspaper Õpetajate Leht (Teachers´ Newspaper). The Embassy of Japan held a small briefing to talk about Japan – Estonia relations at the Saku City Office for the group before their departure. Japanese students plan to visit Estonia in July next year.
Article in Õpetajate Leht (in Estonian)
English translation of the article


Students of Kurtna School who visited Japan

Hanna-Maarja Selde                                       Maria Lutter