When Crisis Comes – How Sweden and Finland can strengthen each other in preparedness and comprehensive security


29.4.2022 10:00 - 11:00

Webinar on Cooperation in Civil Defence

Are we facing a shortage of heating and food as Russia’s war in Ukraine continues? What lessons have been learnt from the Covid-19 pandemic? How should we prepare ourselves and stregthen societal resilience for hybrid and cyber attacks? 

Within the framework of the Hanaholmen Initiative, a new cross-sector, bilateral crisis preparedness programme, which aims to strengthen civil preparedness in Sweden and Finland,

Charlotte Petri Gornitzka, Director-General, Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
Kimmo Kohvakka, Director General, Rescue Services at Ministry of the Interior, Finland
Janne Känkänen, CEO, Finnish National Emergency Supply Agency
Sauli Pahlman, Deputy Director-General, Traficom; Head of the National Cyber Security Centre, Finland

The discussion will be moderated by Gunvor Kronman, CEO, Hanaholmen.


The event is arranged by Hanaholmen in cooperation with the Swedish-Finnish Cultural Fund.

The event is free of charge, but you need to register in advance via the link below. Please do so by 28 April 2022.

Additional information: Programme Director Victor Andersson, victor.andersson@hanaholmen.fi