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On 16 July, the President of the Republic approved the bill for the Act on Temporary Measures to Combat Instrumentalised Migration. The aim of the act is to improve border security, prevent the use of instrumentalised migration to put pressure on Finland and prepare for the possibility that Russia may continue targeting measures against Finland for a long time and in more serious and larger-scale ways.

Prime Minister Petteri Orpo's Government

Prime Minister Petteri Orpo's Government

Prime Minister Petteri Orpo’s Government is Finland’s 77th government. Orpo’s Government is formed by the National Coalition Party, the Finns Party, the Swedish People's Party of Finland and the Christian Democrats in Finland.

Ministers Programme of Prime Minister Orpo's Government Ministerial committees and working groups

The Government

The Government is an institution exercising the supreme executive power in Finland. It is a central part of Finland's political system.

How the Government works Ministries History and buildings


Government plenary sessions make decisions on matters that are far-reaching or important as matters of principle and on proposals for decisions to be submitted to the President of the Republic. Government plenary sessions handle approximately a thousand items of business every year.