Association of Finnish Foreign Affairs Journalists
Association of Finnish Foreign Affairs Journalists is an organization aiming to assist and promote reporters of foreign affairs in their work.
The association is meant to increase the professional possibilities of the reporters and intensify dialogue between journalists and essential actors and organization in the field of foreign issues. The association of Finnish Foreign Affairs Journalists organizes on regular basis different kinds of meetings and conversational events. The association aims to organize trips abroad at least once a year.
How to join us
Membership of the association can be granted to a journalist who works in media and covers foreign affairs. We encourage also journalism students to apply! Students can apply for the membership (no reduction on the membership fee) and network with more experienced journalists. You don't need to be a member of Journalistiliitto (The Union of journalists in Finland).
So how to join us? If you are interested to be a member, please contact us by email info (at) ulkomaantoimittajat.fi. Write briefly why you are interested about our association and a summary of your journalistic work. The board will make the decition and personally contact the applicant. We organize events monthly and our board members are active event planners!
If you have any questions about our events or other activities, please do not hesitate to email us at info (at) ulkomaantoimittajat.fi
Hope to see you in our next event!
When joining the association, a member accepts to pay an annual membership fee and a single payment for joining. The annual membership fee is 25 euros (also for students!). A member that has not paid the annual membership fee for two yers, can lose the membership by a desicion of the board. The association's bank account is Danke Bank FI49 8146 9710 1754 97.
Members of honour
The association can grant a membership of honour to a person, that has worked as foreign reporter for a long time with significant achievements. A member of honour does not have annual payment requirements.