Vaasa

Vaasa

VAASA - The Nordic Energy Capital – We make the world more energy efficient.
 

Number of inhabitants: 
67 398
Member since: 
1996
Twin cities: 

Malmo, Swden
Umea, Sweden
Harstad, Norway

Helsingør, Denmark
Pärnu, Estonia
Schwerin, Germany
Kiel, Germany
Šumperk, Czech Republic
Morogoro,  Tanzania
Bellingham, United States
 

Mayor

Tomas Häyry

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

P.O. Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 6 3251012
Fax +358 6 3251006

UBC Contact Person

Maria Backman

Development Manager

International Affairs
The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

City Development
P.O.Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 40 5541900
e-mail: maria.backman@vaasa.fi

Commissions
Communication expert

Leena Forse`n

Chief of Communication Department
The City of Vaasa
Vaasan kaupunki

Vaasanpuistikko 10
P.O Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel +358 40635 0762
e-mail: leena.forsen@vaasa.fi

Cultural Cities

Christina Knookala

Director of Education and Cultural Services

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

Vaasanp. 10
P.O. Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 40 5565011
e-mail: christina.knookala@vaasa.fi

Inclusive and Healthy Cities

Jukka Kentala

Director of Social and Health services

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

P.O. Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 6 3252300
Fax +358 6 3251006
e-mail: jukka.kentala@vaasa.fi  

Planning Cities

Päivi Korkealaakso

Director

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

Kirkkopuistikko 26
P.O.Box 2
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 40 5500757
e-mail: paivi.korkealaakso@vaasa.fi

Safe Cities

Tero Mäki

Chief Executive Officer of Emergency Services

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

Sepänkyläntie 14-16 A
FIN-65100 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 400 767502,
       +358 6 3251440
e-mail: tero.maki@vaasa.fi

Smart and Prospering Cities

Nina Hautio

Business Development and Project Coordinator

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

Hovioikeudenpuistikko 7 C
P.O. Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel +358 6 3251156
e-mail: nina.hautio@vaasa.fi

Sustainable Cities

Pertti Hällilä

Planning Manager

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

Kirkkopuistikko 26
P.O.Box 2
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 6 3254218,
       +358 40 5813150
e-mail: pertti.hallila@vaasa.fi

Sustainable Cities

Maria Backman

Development Manager

International Affairs
The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

City Development
P.O.Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 40 5541900
e-mail: maria.backman@vaasa.fi

Youthful Cities

Mervi Ahola

Youth Secretary

The City of Vaasa
Vaasan Kaupunki

Department of Youth Issues
Vaasanpuistikko 20 B
P.O. Box 3
FIN-65101 Vaasa
Finland
Tel. +358 6 3253744, 
       +358 40 5207112
e-mail: mervi.ahola@vaasa.fi