Minister Tiilikainen met with Japanese Minister of the Environment Yamamoto

News 2017-03-08 at 17:00
Ministers Tiilikainen and Yamamoto
Ambassador Jukka Siukosaari, Minister Kimmo Tiilikainen, Minister Koichi Yamamoto and State Minister of the Environment Tadahiko Ito. © Mihoko Shirane

Minister of the Environment Kouichi Yamamoto met with Finnish Minister of Agriculture and the Environment Mr. Kimmo Tiilikainen on 8 March.

Minister Yamamoto presented to his Finnish counterpart on-going Japanese research activities in collaboration with Finland on greenhouse gases, which utilize data obtained from the Greenhouse gases Observing SATellite(GOSAT). Both Japan and Finland agreed to facilitate research cooperation in the field of climate change.

Minister of Agriculture and the Environment of Finland Kimmo Tiilikainen, accompanied by a business delegation, visits Japan on 8-9 March 2017.

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Tita Korvenoja, Ministerial Adviser, 050 301 4605 firstname.lastname@ym.fi