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Erkki Tuomioja

Erkki Tuomioja

Current Member of Parliament

Social Democratic Parliamentary Group

Member of Parliament   23.03.1970–23.03.1979, 22.03.1991–


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Profession / Title:

Doctor in Social Sciences, Master of Science in Economics and Business Administration

Electoral district:

Electoral District of Helsinki 24.03.1999–

Present memberships in committees:

Foreign Affairs Committee (member) 09.06.2015–, (vice chair) 02.05.2019–
Defence Committee (member) 18.06.2019–
Finnish Delegation to the Nordic Council (member) 09.06.2015–, (Chair) 18.06.2019–, (vice chair) 08.02.2019–16.04.2019
Advisory Council of the Finnish Institute of International Affairs (member) 04.06.2015–31.05.2023
The Finnish Delegation to the Asia - Europe Parliamentary Partnership Meeting (member) 19.06.2019–
Forum for International Affairs (member) 18.06.2019–

Member of the Government:

  • Minister of Trade and Industry (Lipponen II) 15.04.1999–24.02.2000
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs (Lipponen II) 25.02.2000–16.04.2003
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs (Jäätteenmäki) 17.04.2003–23.06.2003
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs (Vanhanen) 24.06.2003–18.04.2007
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs (Katainen) 22.06.2011–23.06.2014
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs (Stubb) 24.06.2014–28.05.2015