Päivi Kaukoranta
Ambassador and Permanent Representative , Embassy of Finland to The Netherlands
Päivi Kaukoranta

"Gender equality shall be promoted in accordance with the Constitution of Finland and Human rights treaties that we have committed to. In its foreign and security policy Finland extensively promotes the realization of women’s and girls’ rights, and women’s equal political and economic participation. It is my duty and privilege as International Gender Champion to raise gender awareness and advance gender parity in my daily work."

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.

Personal Commitments

Support and promote the career development of young women by offering mentoring to the interns at the Embassy of Finland.
Organise an event with a focus on gender equality as the main theme.