Member of Parliament
41 years old
Daughter of a russian born single mother, vice chair of SDP women’s organisation, vice chair of SDP, chair of Kalliolan Nuoret and a former chair of Finland’s single parent organisation. Before entering politics, she had a long career as a tv and radio journalist.
Aim for the EY 2010
The growth of social exclusion has always strong effects on children and youngsters. If something is going to save this world, it is giving the best possible conditions for children to grow up to become balanced adults. All of us need to contribute to this cause.