Information and communications

Information and Communications is responsible for the external and internal communications of the Ministry of the Environment in cooperation with the ministry’s departments and units. We are also responsible for information management projects of the ministry and the environment sector and participate in guidance and cooperation relating to information management in public administration.

Contact information

Director of Communications and Information Management
Jussi Salmi
tel. +358 295 250 263
firstname.lastname@ym.fi
@jussivhsalmi

Assistant to Management
Mirja Nummelin
tel. +358 295 250 205
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

Head of Communications and Media Services
Riikka Lamminmäki
tel. +358 295 250 343
firstname.lastname@ym.fi
@rlamminmaki

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

Communications Specialist
Ulla Ahonen
tel. +358 295 250 052
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

  • circular economy
  • bioeconomy
  • plastic, waste and chemicals
  • water protection, Baltic Sea

Communications Specialist
Tuomo-Pekka Arhi
tel. +358 295 250 137
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

  • digital communications development
  • internal communications
  • wood building
  • low-carbon building

Communications Specialist
Henna Birkman
tel. +358 295 250 299
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

  • EU Presidency
  • air protection
  • Nordic co-operation 

Communications Specialist
Liisa Kemppainen
tel. +358 295 250 124
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

  • communication on building and housing
  • general reform of the Land Use and Building Act
  • climate policy
  • communication on EU and international affairs

Communications Specialist
Alisa Vänttinen
tel. +358 295 250 219
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

  • Forest Biodiversity Programme METSO
  • biodiversity
  • sustainable urban development
  • energy efficiency

Communications Assistant
Eva Hagelberg
tel. +358 295 250 073
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

Visual Designer
Teemu Pokela
tel. +358 295 250 271
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

Katja Huumo
(on work leave until 31.12.2019)

Information management

Director of Information Management
Jukka Litmanen
tel. +358 295 250 151
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

Senior Officer
Roni Kiviharju

tel. +358 295 250 020
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

Senior Specialist
Saku Härkönen
tel. +358 295 250 183
firstname.lastname@ym.fi

Published 2018-11-02 at 9:29, updated 2019-07-04 at 11:21