Unit for Human Rights Courts And Conventions

The Unit for Human Rights Courts and Conventions is responsible for:

  • the development of human rights
  • periodic reports and monitoring relating to the implementation of human rights conventions
  • the representation of the Government of Finland before international judicial and investigative bodies examining human rights complaints, and other legal questions relating to these bodies
  • the supervision of execution measures relating to human rights complaints
  • the preparation of international human rights instruments and relevant national legislation
  • the provision of expertise, advice and opinions on human rights law.

Email

  • OIK-40@formin.fi

Phone

  • +358 295 160 01

Personnel

Krista Oinonen
Director
  • +358 295 351 172
Päivi Rotola-Pukkila
Legal Counsellor
  • +358 295 350 756
Satu Sistonen
Legal Counsellor
  • +358 295 351 789
Helinä Heikkinen
Legal Officer
  • +358 295 350 162
Miila Pöntinen
Legal Officer
  • +358 295 350 524
Pilvi Rämä
Legal Officer
  • +358 295 350 532
Elina Soininen
Trainee
  • +358 295 350 970
Mia Spolander
Legal Officer
  • +358 295 350 666
Minna Väinölä
Assistant Desk Officer
  • +358 295 350 159

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