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  • Apr 09, 2012
  • 02:36 PM

Prisoners' Interest in Learning Estonian on the Increase

Kristopher Rikken / ERR
The ministry said teaching the official language to prisoners is an important part of rehabilitation as it increases the chance of a law-abiding lifestyle in liberty. "About 700 study places are planned for Estonian at various levels. Prisoners gladly take the opportunity to take the Estonian proficiency examination in prison so that when they are released they have better possibilities of finding work," ...

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