Embassy of Finland, Cairo
Postal voting 2019: order voting documents
A possibility to vote by post will be introduced in the parliamentary elections of spring 2019. This means that eligible voters who reside abroad permanently (expatriate Finns) and eligible voters who reside in Finland but are abroad at the time of the elections may vote by post. Advance voting will be arranged at Finnish diplomatic and consular missions abroad in the same manner as before.
“Girls Takeover” at the Embassy of Finland in Cairo
Being young and female often means not having access to education, decision making or positions of power. In some parts of the world it may also mean being forced to get married while still a child or being subjected to severe forms of violence such as female genital mutilation. October 11, International Day of the Girl, is a chance for all of us to draw attention to the potential of girls and to acknowledge that girls globally deserve the same rights as boys.
Minister for Foreign Affairs Soini to Egypt
Minister for Foreign Affairs Timo Soini will visit Egypt from 6 to 9 November 2017. The main objective of the visit is to strengthen discussion dealing with central foreign and security policy questions and to promote cooperation between the two countries, including commercial and economic cooperation.
Where are you heading, the Arab world?
A thriving democracy or an old oligarchy with new leaders? No one can know what will be the final outcome of the popular uprisings in the Arab countries. This was the opinion shared by the participants in the open discussion organised by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs at the House of the Estates on Monday, 4 April. In the event, Foreign Minister Alexander Stubb and Finnish ambassadors expressed their views of the happenings in the Arab World.