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Arctic Advisory Board

Arctic Advisory Board

The Arctic Advisory Board brings together the key Finnish stakeholders involved in activities in the Arctic. The mandate of the Advisory Board is to support and strengthen Finland’s Arctic policy and advance the achievement of its objectives.

Basic information

Contact details

Nina Brander, Senior Specialist 
Prime Minister's Office, Strategiaosasto, Yhteiskuntapolitiikan suunnitteluyksikkö 0295160347  

@FiArctic

Arctic expertise

Arctic expertise

The sectors where Finland has specialised Arctic expertise include environmental technology, shipping, sustainable tourism, telecommunications, meteorology and transport systems.

Arctic expertise

Arctic cooperation

Arctic cooperation

Arctic cooperation takes place on various levels. A key body in Arctic cooperation in Finland is the Arctic Advisory Board appointed by the Prime Minister’s Office, which brings together the main Finnish actors in the Arctic affairs.

Arctic cooperation

Arctic policy in the Government Programme

Arctic policy in the Government Programme

The Government will prepare a new strategy on Arctic policy, which will set out Finland's long-term goals in the region and determine the resources needed for this work.

Read more about the approach to Arctic policy in the Government Programme