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Jutta Urpilainen

COMMISSIONER (2019-2024)

Jutta Urpilainen
International Partnerships

Email: cab-urpilainen-contactatec [dot] europa [dot] eu (cab-urpilainen-contact[at]ec[dot]europa[dot]eu)

Adress: Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

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Responsibilities

  • Building inclusive and equitable partnerships to reduce global poverty and support sustainable development
  • Overseeing European international cooperation and development policy
  • Working with partners to promote EU values including democracy, the rule of law, good governance and respect of human rights
  • Guiding the design and implementation of the EU’s development and cooperation instruments
  • Fostering coordination between the EU and its Member States in the area of development cooperation
  • Working closely with other Commissioners to ensure the coherence of the EU’s development policy

Mission letter

1 DECEMBER 2019
President von der Leyen's mission letter to Jutta Urpilainen
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European Parliament hearings

1 DECEMBER 2019
Jutta Urpilainen's answers to the European Parliament questionnaire
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Team

Jutta Urpilainen's team supports her in her daily work

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Calendar

Commissioner Urpilainen, on an official country visit to Angola, attends the first ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly under the new Samoa agreement

  • Luanda, Angola

Transparency

As part of the Commission’s commitment to transparency, Commissioners and their members of Cabinet publish information on meetings held with organisations or self-employed individuals.

In line with the Commission's Code of Conduct for Members of the Commission, each Commissioner publishes a Declaration of Interests.

signed, authentic version is published at the bottom of this page.

machine-readable version of all Declarations is also published. This is in line with the requirements of the Code of Conduct.

The Declarations of Interests follow the requirements set out in Article 3 and in Annex 1 of the new Code of Conduct for Commissioners.

Biography

  1. 2019 - present
    European Commissioner for International Partnerships
  2. 2014-2019
    Member of the Finnish Parliament (Electoral District of Vaasa)
  3. 2017-2019
    Foreign Minister's Special Representative on Mediation
  4. 2008-2014
    Political leader of the Social Democratic Party of Finland
  5. 2013-2014
    Chair of the National Commission on Sustainable Development
  6. 2011-2014
    Minister of Finance and Deputy Prime Minister and Member of the Finnish Parliament
  7. 2013-2014
    World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Development Committee
1 DECEMBER 2019
Jutta Urpilainen's biography
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Declaration of interests

12 JANUARY 2023
Declaration of interests - Jutta Urpilainen
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