Values of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs
On this page you will find the values of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the human resources strategy based on them.
Our value statements
- We work for Finland and a better world. We promote the security, success and wellbeing of Finland and it's people in Finland and around the world. We foster fair and sustainable development.
- We seek new perspectives. The world is changing – and so are we. We dare to question and are not afraid of experimenting with ideas. We believe in progress and focus on what is essential.
- We find solutions together. We keep an open mind and respect the opinions of others. We share information and knowledge and create partnerships. Finnish solutions offer answers worldwide.
- We embrace diversity. Different backgrounds and a broad range of duties enrich the workplace. Each staff member's input is important and all are needed to achieve results. Together we are more than the sum of our parts.
Human Resources Strategy
Human Resources Strategy of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs 2021–2025 (Opens New Window) (pdf, 530 KB, 5 pages)