Embassy of Finland, Ottawa
This is Not a Rehabilitation Project
2.4. – 3.7.2022
Multidisciplinary artist Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen exhibits at the Harbourfront Centre as an Artis-in-Residence
Tree Planting Ceremony in Thunder Bay
In 2022, we are celebrating 75 years of diplomatic relations between Finland and Canada!
VILDÁ Canadian tour
7. – 24.7.2022
Hildá Länsman and Viivi Maria Saarenkylä are on a whirlwind tour of 8 Canadian cities this July.
Finland becomes a NATO invitee
The NATO member countries signed the Accession Protocols concerning Finland’s and Sweden’s NATO membership at NATO Headquarters in Brussels on 5 February, making Finland and Sweden invitees of the Alliance. The Accession Protocols must next be ratified in each member country for Finland and Sweden to become members.
Covid-19 News for Canada
Canada has relaxed entry requirements for fully vaccinated travellers eligible to enter Canada and vaccinated with accepted vaccines.
Entry restrictions due to COVID-19 to be lifted on 1 July
Restrictions on entry at Finland’s external borders imposed due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted on 1 July 2022. Third-country travellers arriving in Finland will no longer be required to hold vaccination or COVID-19 test certificates, and COVID-19 tests will not be carried out at border crossing points.