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KICKOFF FOR ST.PETERSBURG 2010

In Seach of Dynamic Baltic Sea Region
– The Role of Baltic Sea Strategy, Northern Dimension and Russia

The next Nordic Forum for Security Policy ”Freedom, Security and Justice – Common Interests in the Baltic Sea Region” will be held in St. Petersburg in April 2010. The kick-off seminar for the event took place at the auditorium of the Finnish parliament, in Helsinki.


Nordic Forum for Security Policy
FREEDOM, SECURITY AND JUSTICE – COMMON INTERESTS IN THE BALTIC SEA REGION
St. Petersburg 2010
Kick-off seminar for STETE´s project in St. PetersburgNovember 24th 2009 at 10.00
Parliament House, The New Annex Building, HelsinkiCoffee 9.30Opening words
Heikki Järvenpää , STETEKey note speech
Paavo Väyrynen , Minister for Foreign Trade and DevelopmentBaltic Sea Strategy and Russia
Panel discussion

Chair: Sinikukka Saari, The Finnish Institute of International Affairs

Pekka Haavisto , MP, Greens
Jaakko Laakso , MP, Left Alliance
Arto Luukkanen , University of Helsinki
Markku Laukkanen , MP, Center party
Ilkka Kanerva , MP, National Coalition


Northern dimension – current projects and future prospects

Northern Dimension and Russia
Leonid Karabeshkin , Eurouniversity, Estonia

Partnership in Public Health and Social Well-being (NDPHS)
Paula Vainiomäki , University of Turku

Case study on preventing human trafficking
Natalia Zaybert , The Russian Red Cross

Regional cooperation from the bottom up
Darja Akhutina , Norden Association