Civilian crisis management
The aim of civilian crisis management is to build stability in conflict areas through civilian means, for example by training or advising authorities in conflict-affected countries or by monitoring the implementation of peace agreements. The Ministry of the Interior is responsible for the maintenance, development and coordination of Finland‘s national capability for civilian crisis management. Finland sends about 120 experts to civilian crisis management operations every year.
Finland' objectives »
The aim is to send 120 experts to civilian crisis management operations every year.
Finnish experts serving in operations »
The majority of Finnish experts in civilian crisis management operations come from agencies under the Ministry of the Interior.
Recruitment and training »
The Crisis Management Centre (CMC Finland) is responsible for the recruitment and training of Finnish experts for international civilian crisis management missions.
Agencies and responsibilities »
The Ministry of the Interior is responsible for maintaining, further developing and coordinating national civilian crisis management capabilities.
Key acts and decrees on civilian crisis management