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 external and internal communications and public diplomacy associated with said areas, and for their strategic planning, development and coordination in cooperation with other departments and diplomatic missions.

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

  1. Support for the communications of departments and diplomatic missions
  2. Public diplomacy and other Team Finland activities
  3. Coordination of international visits by journalists and experts at the Department
  4. International visits by journalists and experts in the areas of responsibility covered by the unit.

E-mail

  • VIE-40@formin.fi

Post address

Unit for Communications on Asia, Africa and the Americas
PO Box 481
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Kanavakatu 3 C
00160
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Eevamari Laaksonen
Director
  • +358 295 351 383
Hanna Öunap
Communications Coordinator
Asia, Team Finland Desk Officer for China and Japan
  • +358 295 350 118
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
Terhi Suominen
Trainee
  • +358 295 350 160

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