Speech by Prime Minister Juha Sipilä at the Arctic Expertise in Nordic Cooperation seminar 5.9.2016
Government Communications Department, 5.9.2016
... Our strategy is based on four pillars. First, as I already mentioned, Finland is an Arctic country. Second, we have exceptional expertise in relation to the Arctic. Third, our guiding light in Arctic issues is sustainable development and concern for the environment, even when we talk about economic development and growth in the region. And fourth, we think international cooperation is absolutely vital when we are dealing with the Arctic region.