The Embassy of Finland traditionally marks Europe Day, together with the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, Delegation of the European Union and representatives of EU member states in Croatia.
We invite you and your families to join us and visit our information stands in Zagreb and Split. Learn more about the European Union and Finland and engage in the entertainment programs.
Saturday 5 May
* organized by the Croatian Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs
Tuesday 8 May
* organized by the Delegation of the European Union to Croatia
Each year, EU member states commemorate Europe Day (May 9th) which has become a symbol for unity and strength of European states and people. Europe Day has been marked since 1985 in memory of the declaration made by the French Foreign Minister Robert Schuman in 1950. This proposal, known as the "Schuman declaration", is considered to be the beginning of the creation of what is now the European Union.
Read more about Europe Day http://europa.eu/abc/symbols/9-may/index_en.htm