Unit for Communications on Asia, Africa and the Americas

The Unit for Communications on Asia, Africa and the Americas is responsible for the Ministry’s country branding communications relating to the geographical regions, and for their strategic planning, development and coordination in cooperation with the Ministry's other departments and missions abroad.

The main duties of the Unit for Communications on Asia, Africa and the Americas are:

  1. support for the communications of the Ministry's departments and missions abroad
  2. public diplomacy and other Team Finland activities
  3. visits by foreign journalists and experts
  4. coordination of visits by foreign journalists and experts in the Department.

E-mail

  • VIE-40@formin.fi

Post address

Unit for Communications on Asia, Africa and the Americas
PO Box 176
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Kanavakatu 3 C
00160
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Eevamari Laaksonen
Director
  • +358 295 351 383
Juhana Tuunanen
Content and Communications Specialist
  • +358 295 350 214
Helena Kiiskinen
Communications Officer
Africa and the Middle East, excl. development cooperation, Team Finland Desk Officer for Egypt
Africa and the Middle East, excl. development cooperation, Team Finland Desk Officer for Egypt
  • +358 295 351 362
Anu Lehtinen
Communications Officer
Southern Asia, Team Finland Desk Officer for India, media visits
  • +358 295 351 321
Salla Mähönen
Communications Assistant
cultural projects in developing countries, media visits
  • +358 295 350 637
Hanna Öunap
Communications Coordinator
Communications, public diplomacy and media visits. Eastern Asia and Southeast Asia
China, Japan and Republic of Korea as well as Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam
  • +358 295 350 118

E-mail addresses are in the form: forename.surname@formin.fi. Scandinavian characters are replaced by: ä=a, ö=o, å=a.