Minister of the Environment, Energy and Housing Kimmo Tiilikainen will head a Team Finland visit to Tunisia and Morocco on 22-27 January 2018 to promote the exports and internationalisation of Finnish companies. He will be accompanied by a business delegation of 19 people, representing companies in the water, waste management, energy, bioeconomy and technology sectors and expertise in circular economy.
Minister of Transport and Communications Anne Berner will attend the Arctic Frontiers conference in Tromsø, Norway, on 21-23 January. She will be one of the keynote speakers and attend a panel discussion under the theme Technology and connectivity - innovating for a sustainable Arctic Future.
The new website presents female ministers and their achievements. It provides their details and photos and shows audio recordings and video interviews with them.
With its five strategic priorities in the Government Programme, Sipilä’s Government is taking steps to follow through with essential reforms. The strategic objectives are materialised in the form of 26 key projects.
The term ‘Government’ refers to the Government of Finland which consists of a prime minister and a required number of ministers. It also denotes a decision-making body consisting of the government plenary session and the ministries.
Government in office
On 29 May 2015, the President of the Republic appointed Finland's 74th Government, that of Prime Minister Juha Sipilä. The Government has 17 ministers.
It is possible to search information on the Finnish Governments, their compositions and Government Programmes throughout Finland’s independence – as of 1917. Information is also available on the Governments' terms of office, on the types of Government and on the political parties within the Government.