Foreign and security policy as well as Arctic cooperation the topics of the superweek of Nordic cooperation
The 66th Session of the Nordic Council and the associated ministerial meetings will take place in Stockholm on 27-30 October. The Government of Finland will be represented by Prime Minister Alexander Stubb, Minister for Foreign Affairs Erkki Tuomioja, Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade and Nordic Cooperation Lenita Toivakka, Minister of Culture and Housing Piia Viitanen and Minister of the Environment Sanni Grahn-Laasonen.
The Session of the Nordic Council is the largest Nordic forum of the year, bringing together Nordic parliamentarians, prime ministers, opposition leaders and sector ministers. Intergovernmental cooperation is chaired this year by Iceland. Finland will hold the chairmanship in 2016.