Trust positions

August 2019-
Council for Gender Equality
Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

Alternate member to MP Bella Forsgrén in the parliamentary council for gender equality. Appointed by the Government of Finland.


January 2019-
KIOS Foundation
Vice chair of the executive board

KIOS channels direct support to human rights projects planned and implemented by civil society organizations in developing countries.


November 2018 –
UN Women, National Committee Finland
Member of the executive board

Finland National Committee for UN Women is a non-governmental organization which supports the mission of UN Women, the United Nations agency for gender equality and women’s rights.


October 2018 –
ILGA World
Alternate member to the executive board

ILGA – the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association – is the world federation of more than 1,200 member organisations from 132 countries.


March 2018 – September 2019
Seta – LGBTI Rights in Finland
Chair of the international affairs committee

Seta – LGBTI Rights in Finland is a national human rights NGO. The international affairs committee observes the development of LGBTIQ people’s human rights globally and raising awareness to violations of LGBTIQ people’s rights in different countries.


June 2017 –
European Women’s Lobby
Member, Women in Politics working group

European Women’s Lobby is Europe’s largest umbrella organisation for women’s rights.


April 2017 –
Coalition of Women’s Associations- Nytkis ry
Member of the executive board

Nytkis, The Finnish umbrella organisation for women’s associations, representing over 500 000 members. Delegate to the United Nations CSW62 meeting to New York in March 2018.


August 2016- August 2017
Plan International Finland
Member of the executive board

National youth-led network of changemakers, focusing on building advocacy skills and promoting global girls’ rights.