Current duties

President Tarja Halonen is a member of many organizations and networks in Finland and abroad. She has particularly close contacts with the UN and she also works with the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs.

National duties

Finnish National Gallery, Chairperson 2015–

The Stadium Foundation, Chair of the Advisory Board 2018–

University of Helsinki, Chairperson 2018–

WWF Finland, Chairperson of Supervisory Board 2013–

International duties

Alpbach-Laxenburg Group, Member 2014–

Aspen Ministers Forum, Member

The Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Board of Trustees, Member 2015–

Club de Madrid, Member 2012-

Club of Rome, Member 2012-

Council of Women World Leaders, Member 2014–

Earth Day Network Advisory Group, Member 2016–

Europe Delivers Initiative, Member of the Advisory Board 2017–

Global Leaders’ Council for Reproductive Health, Member 2010–

High-Level Advisory Group for Every Woman Every Child and the Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescent’s Health, Alternate Co-chair 2016–

InterAction Council, Member

Nizami Ganjavi International Center, Member of Board 2013–

Oslo Center for Peace and Human Rights, Chair of the Board 2018– (Member of Board of Trustees 2009–2018, Member of the Board 2006–2009)

Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Member of Leadership Council 2014–

Thomson Reuters Founders Share Company, Member of Board 2016–

UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), Drylands Ambassador 2013–

United Nations Global Champion for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2015–

UN  Secretary General’s High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation, Member 2017–

World Commission on Forced Displacement, Member 2017–