Ulriikka is a journalist working at the world news desk of the Finnish Broadcasting Company and produces news for broadcast and web. As a journalist, she is dedicated to follow global developments, and her professional focus is on the Middle East. Ulriikka has a strong professional interest in peace building. She promotes constructive ways of covering conflicts. Her master’s thesis focused on conflict journalism and the role of media in peace consolidation. Ulriikka was a board member of Finnish UN associations in 2015-2018. She raised awareness of the UN resolution 2250 and the role of youth in building and sustaining peace. In 2018-2019, she was a member of Finnish Agenda2030 Youth Advocate Group, which participates in national planning and implementation of sustainable development goals. Ulriikka has participated in journalistic trainings in Egypt and Morocco.
Communications Specialist at Finn Church Aid
Main Pillar: Media
Areas of Expertise: Journalism and New Media Technologies
Country of Origin: Finland
City of Residency: Helsinki, Finland