Unit for Security Policy and Crisis Management

The Unit for Security Policy and Crisis Management is responsible for the following issues:

  • general security policy
  • Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP)
  • military crisis management, civilian crisis management
  • permits for Finnish government aircraft and government vessels
  • European and Euro-Atlantic security arrangements, including Nato/EAPC/PfP
  • co-operation with the Nordic Countries in security policy
  • the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), excluding human dimension
  • UN operations
  • election monitoring tasks

E-mail

  • POL-10@formin.fi

Post address

Unit for Security Policy and Crisis Management
PO Box 176
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Eteläesplanadi 4
00130
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Sari Rautio
Director
  • +358 295 351 534
Iiris Strandman
Desk Officer
civilian crisis management, permits for Finnish government aircraft and government vessels
  • +358 295 351 059
May-Len Svenskberg
Desk Officer
civilian crisis management operations, recruitments
  • +358 295 351 756
Emmi Kulta
Desk Officer
  • +358 295 350 311
Leena Mahr
Assistant
  • +358 295 350 131

Cyber Ambassador

Pia Rantala-Engberg
Pia Rantala-Engberg
Ambassador, Cyber Affairs
cyber security
  • +358 295 351 350

NATO, EAPC, PfP, Afghanistan

Hanna Nissinen
Team Leader
NATO issues
  • +358 295 351 194
Anu Apo
Desk Officer
NATO operations, Afghanistan
  • +358 295 350 103
Tapio Pyysalo
Desk Officer
NATO, Partnership for Peace (PfP)
  • +358 295 350 052

CSDP, Military and Civilian Crisis Management

Outi Hyvärinen
Outi Hyvärinen
Team Leader
common security and defence policy of the EU
  • +358 295 350 035
Heli Lehto
Desk Officer
common security and defence policy of the EU
  • +358 295 350 165
Pekka Marttila
Desk Officer
  • +358 295 350 233

General Security Policy Questions

Anu Konttinen
Team Leader
security policy and crisis management
  • +358 295 350 323
Elina Dakash
Desk Officer
the OSCE and UN crisis management
  • +358 295 350 401
Anna Koikkalainen
Desk Officer
general security policy, cyber security
  • +358 295 352 002
Pasi Kokkonen
Desk Officer
security policy matters in Europe and in Finland's neighbouring areas
  • +358 295 351 909

Administrative Affairs

Pirkko Mäkikokkila
Pirkko Mäkikokkila
Administrative Officer
election observer recruitment

Liaison Officer, Defence Command

Hybrid Ambassador

Mikko Kinnunen
Ambassador for Hybrid Affairs
  • +358 295 351 820

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