Services for media

The ministry's communications is responsible for the external and internal communications of the Ministry of the Environment in cooperation with the ministry’s departments and units.

Contact information

Director of Communications and Information Management
Jussi Salmi
tel. +358 295 250 263
[email protected]

Coordinator
Viivi Myllylä
tel. +358 295 250 186
[email protected]

Head of Communications and Media Services
Riikka Lamminmäki
tel. +358 295 250 343
[email protected]

  • current issues
  • EU affairs and international affairs
  • climate change
  • communication on legislation and budget

Communications Specialist
Ulla Ahonen
tel. +358 295 250 052
[email protected]

  • circular economy
  • plastic, waste and chemicals
  • environmental damage and risks
  • water protection, Baltic Sea

Communications Specialist
Tuomo-Pekka Arhi
tel. +358 295 250 137
[email protected]

  • digital communications development
  • internal communications
  • supported housing
  • homelessness
  • housing of the elderly

Communications Specialist
Henna Birkman
tel. +358 295 250 299
[email protected]

  • biological biodiversity
  • Forest Biodiversity Programme METSO
  • Helmi Habitats Programme
  • national parks
  • nordic Co-operation

Communications Specialist
Liisa Kemppainen
tel. +358 295 250 124
[email protected]

  • communication on building and land use
  • general reform of the Land Use and Building Act
  • wood building
  • low-carbon building
  • energy efficiency

Communications Specialist
Annukka Lyra
tel. +358 295 250 219
[email protected]

  • digitalisation in the built environment
  • sustainable urban development
  • suburbs
  • agreements on land use, housing and transport
  • housing policy development programme

Communications Specialist
Kaisa Ryynänen
tel. +358 295 250 021
[email protected]

  • climate change
  • reform of the Climate Change Act
  • Reform of the nature conservation legislation
  • municipal climate change solutions
  • air pollution control

Visual Designer
Teemu Pokela
tel. +358 295 250 271
[email protected]