During his career Andres Siplane worked in various positions related to social policy and social welfare both at the local and national government levels as well as in academia. In 2011-2014, he was the Head of the Support Centre of the Estonian Defence Forces and, from 2014, has served as an adviser for social affairs to the Estonian Ministry of Defence. He holds a BA (1999) and an MSc (2001) in social work from Tallinn University.
Events 02. Feb, 2018
Women in the Estonian Defence Forces
On 30 January, ICDS held a seminar to present its latest report, “Women in the Estonian Defence Forces: Motivation, Attitudes,…Read more
Publications 04. Jan, 2018
Women in the Estonian Defence Forces: Motivation, Attitudes, Experience and Challenges
“Women officers, NCOs and conscripts should become an ordinary sight, not an extraordinary phenomenon in Estonia. In the present-day high-tech…Read more