Following Susanna Huovinen’s departure from the Parliament, the FIIA Advisory Council elected MP Maarit Feldt-Ranta as the new chair in its meeting on 5 September.

The Council’s¬†duties include monitoring the Institute’s operations and liaising with relevant FIIA stakeholders. In addition, the Advisory Council monitors the societal impact of the Institute’s activities. The Council serves a four-year term of office, which commenced in June 2015.