Unit for Northern Europe

The Unit covers issues concerning the following countries:

Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

The unit is responsible for the following issues:

  • political, trade political and economic issues related to bilateral relations and EU relations
  • guidance of the Finnish missions based in the countries of the region
  • Nordic cooperation
  • cooperation between the Baltic States and the Nordic countries
  • Baltic Sea cooperation
  • arctic cooperation

Email

  • EUR-10@formin.fi

Personnel

Katja Kalamäki
Director
  • +358 295 351 518
Christina Lehtinen
Team Leader
  • +358 295 351 787
Anu Korppi
Desk Officer
  • +358 295 351 481
Sirkku Liitiä
Assistant Desk Officer
visit arrangements
  • +358 295 351 440

Secretariat for Nordic cooperation, Nordic Council of Ministers

The Secretariat for Nordic Cooperation at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs is responsible for the general planning and coordination of Finland's Nordic cooperation. The Secretariat takes care of, for example, the preparation of Nordic prime ministerial meetings and the meetings of ministers for Nordic cooperation.

The Chief of the Secretariat for Nordic Cooperation represents Finland in the Nordic Committee for Cooperation.

Ann-Sofie Stude
Chief of the Secreteriat for Nordic Cooperation
  • +358 50 473 9953
  • +358 295 350 531
Anna Esko
Counsellor
Desk Officer
Nordic cooperation
  • +358 295 350 723
  • +358 50 432 4216
Riitta Korpivaara
Senior Adviser
  • +358 50 306 3799
Niina Palmira
Assistant Desk Officer
Nordic cooperation
  • +358 295 350 548
  • +358 50 473 4466

Baltic Sea Region cooperation

Helena Tuuri
  • +358 295 350 321
Anu Kynkäänniemi
Desk Officer
  • +358 295 350 482

Arctic and Antarctic cooperation

Petteri Vuorimäki
Ambassador of the Arctic, Senior Arctic Official
  • +358 295 350 458
Tiina Jortikka-Laitinen
Ambassador, Head of the ATCM-45 Host Country Secretariat
  • +358 295 350 176
Anne Mutanen
Counsellor
Desk Officer for Arctic Issues, Senior Arctic Official
Jenny Haukka
Desk Officer
Antarctic issues, Head of ATCM-delegation
  • +358 295 350 585
Tuija Lohi
Conference coordinator, Deputy Head of the ATCM-45 Host Country Secretariat
  • +358 295 350 832

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