Unit for Public Diplomacy

The Unit for Public Diplomacy plans and steers country branding work in the Foreign Service, and is responsible for communications relating to external economic relations and the Ministry’s Team Finland services in cooperation with the Ministry's other departments and missions abroad.

The main duties of the Unit for Public Diplomacy are:

  1. planning and steering public diplomacy and country branding work in the Foreign Service
  2. communications relating to the Ministry's external economic relations and the Ministry’s Team Finland services
  3. provision of key services for country branding work and communications for the Ministry and its missions abroad
  4. national coordination of country branding as the Secretariat of the Finland Promotion Board
  5. provision of expert services within the Finland Promotion Board, including coordination and production of international web communications supporting country branding
  6. support for the communications of the Ministry's departments and missions abroad

E-mail

  • VIE-50@formin.fi

Post address

Unit for Public Diplomacy
PO Box 481
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Kanavakatu 3 C
00160
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Laura Kamras
Director
  • +358 295 351 558
Mika Hammarén
Communications Officer
public diplomacy
  • +358 295 351 316
Sari Hanhikoski
Communications Assistant
  • +358 295 351 766
Anniina Iivarinen
Trainee
  • +358 295 350 287
Virve Ilkka
Virve Ilkka
  • +358 295 350 123
Peter Marten
Managing Editor
thisisFINLAND.fi
  • +358 295 351 132
Antti Niemelä
Content and Communications Specialist
  • +358 295 350 176
Meira Pappi
Specialist, Country Branding
  • +358 295 351 367
Erja Raiskila
Communications Officer
thisisFINLAND.fi
  • +358 295 351 918
Anna Ruohonen
Web Editor (Russian), thisisFINLAND.fi
  • +358 295 351 022
Tuomas Sottinen
Assistant
  • +358 295 350 151

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