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Ilkka Räisänen to join the EBRD Board of Directors
Next autumn, Counsellor for Foreign Affairs Ilkka Räisänen will take up a position at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the EBRD. Finland is proposing Räisänen for the position of Alternate Director in the EBRD Board of Directors. Since Räisänen has lived and worked in many of the Bank's countries of operation, his earlier experience will be useful.
Foreign Ministry's Consular Service Centre to the Emergency Response Centre Agency - citizens will not be affected by the change
The 24/7 consular services provided by the Consular Service Centre of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs will be handled by the Emergency Response Centre Agency for a fixed period of two years starting on 1 August 2018.