Unit for UN and General Global Affairs

The Unit for UN and General Global Affairs is responsible for:

  • general UN matters, global governance in the UN system and coordination of UN matters
  • the UN General Assembly, Security Council, Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) and matters concerning UNESCO, which is one of the UN specialized agencies
  • matters relating to budgetary and administrative UN questions
  • coordination of election matters and candidatures in international organizations
  • global governance matters
  • mediation matters
  • Finland's Action Plan for the implementation and national coordination of the UN Security Council Resolution 1325 – Women, Peace & Security
  • planning and guidance relating to recruitments to international organisations and institutes.

Fax

  • +358 9 560 04

E-mail

  • POL-50@formin.fi

Post address

Unit for UN and General Global Affairs
PO Box 419
00023
GOVERNMENT
FINLAND

Visiting address

Laivastokatu 22 C MKC1
00160
HELSINKI
FINLAND

Erik af Hällström
Director
  • +358 295 350 906
Anna Salovaara
Desk Officer
UN policy,United Nations General Assembly, EU-UN affairs
  • +358 295 350 018
Noora Dietrich
Assistant
  • +358 295 351 114
Outi Hakanen
Senior Adviser
  • +358 295 351 315
Laura Lindgren
Coordinator, mediation
  • +358 295 350 024
Pekka Metso
Senior Adviser
Ambassador-at-Large for Intercultural and Interreligious Dialogue Processes
  • +358 295 351 808
Mika Mickelsson
Desk Officer
UN Security Council
  • +358 295 350 189
Eeva-Liisa Myllymäki
Desk Officer
special questions
  • +358 295 351 901
  • +358 50 448 3416
Sirpa Mäenpää
Sirpa Mäenpää
Ambassador; Senior Adviser
Mediation
  • +358 295 351 969
Janne Oksanen
Administrator
Desk Officer
Mediation and Women, Peace and Security (Resolution 1325)
  • +358 295 351 333
Reetta Palojoensuu
Seasonal Worker
  • +358 295 350 298
Aino Rautio
  • +358 295 350 137
Anne Saloranta
Anne Saloranta
Ambassador; Senior Adviser
  • +358 295 350 234
Ritva Saukkonen
Assistant Desk Officer
  • +358 295 351 904
Ann-Sofie Stude
Coordinator
women, peace and security
  • +358 295 350 639
Eero Väisänen
Desk Officer
mediation
UNESCO
  • +358 295 350 221
Antti Turunen
Ambassador; Senior Adviser
mediation
  • antti.turunen@formin.fi
  • +358 295 350 037

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