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Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Embassy of Finland, Nairobi


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00100 Nairobi, Kenya
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Celebrating the gains of women's empowerment and the diplomatic relations between Finland and Kenya

Moderators and panelists in a group photo together with Ambassador Sofie From-Emmesberger and Director General Jarno Syrjälä.Finland and Kenya established their diplomatic relations on 14.6.1965. To mark the anniversary, the Embassy organized a seminar with a topic that has been relevant in both countries the past 50 years – gender equality. The Embassy was honored to have influential and well-known guest speakers and panelists, including Hon. Martha Karua, Rev. Timothy Njoya, Hon. Dr. Phoebe Asiyo, Patricia Ithau and Finnish MP Aila Paloniemi. More...

Honorary Consuls of Finland celebrated in Mombasa

Suurlähettiläs Sofie From-Emmesberger palkitsi eläkkeelle jääneen kunniakonsuli Jorgen H Nielsenin Tasavallan presidentin myöntämällä kunniamerkillä.Mr Jorgen H. Nielsen has served as an Honorary Consul of Finland in Mombasa for 26 years and has now retired from the position. Ambassador Sofie From-Emmesberger decorated Mr Nielsen as Knight, 1stclass, Order of the Lion of Finland, which the President of Finland had awarded him for his long term service for Finland in Mombasa. In the same event Mr Salim Bajaber took over the duties of the Honorary Consul of Finland in Mombasa. More...

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