Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland


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The strategic priorities of the Foreign Service

Foreign and security policy aims to strengthen Finland’s international position, to secure Finland’s independence and regional integrity as well as to improve the security and welfare of people in Finland. Taking note of global interdependencies, Finland promotes international stability, peace, democracy, human rights, the rule of law and equality.

The Ministry has defined the strategic priorities for its activities, to be advanced through cooperation between different policy sectors and different functions.