Minister of the Environment and Climate Change

Minister of the Environment and Climate Change Krista Mikkonen is the head of the Ministry of the Environment.

Secretary to the Minister

Kristina Tamminen
+358295250286
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State Secretary

Terhi Lehtonen
+358295161000
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Secretary to the State Secretary

Emma Fransman
+358295250238
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Special Advisers

Antti Heikkinen
Special Adviser to the Minister
+358295250231
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  • Nature conservation
  • Waterways and seas
  • METSO Programme
  • Recreational use of natural areas
  • Bioeconomy
  • Environmental impact assessment

Jukka Vornanen
Special Adviser to the Minister
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  • Built environment
  • Land use
  • Housing
  • Construction
  • Land Use and Building Act reform
  • MAL (land use, housing and transport) agreements
  • Nature conservation
  • Economy
  • Healthcare and social welfare

Riikka Yliluoma
Special Adviser to the Minister
+358295250091
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  • Environmental protection
  • Climate policy
  • Circular economy
  • Plastics
  • Waste
  • Chemicals
  • International affairs

Secretary to the Special Advisers

Marja Sokura
+358295250274
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