Martti Ahtisaari on kuollut

Martti Ahtisaari is a Finnish diplomat and politician who is best known for his significant contributions to international peace and diplomacy. He was born on June 23, 1937, in Vyborg, Finland (now part of Russia). Ahtisaari’s career has been marked by his involvement in various high-profile diplomatic missions and his commitment to conflict resolution and peacebuilding.

Some key highlights of Martti Ahtisaari’s career include:

President of Finland: Ahtisaari served as the President of Finland from 1994 to 2000. During his presidency, he was involved in various diplomatic efforts and contributed to Finland’s international role in conflict resolution.

United Nations: Ahtisaari has had a long and distinguished career working with the United Nations on various peacekeeping and conflict resolution missions. Notable among these was his role as the Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary-General for Kosovo, where he played a crucial role in negotiating an end to the Kosovo War and developing a plan for the future status of Kosovo.

Peace Mediation: Ahtisaari has been involved in mediating conflicts in various parts of the world, including Namibia, Indonesia, Northern Ireland, and Aceh (Indonesia). His work in mediating these conflicts has earned him a reputation as a skilled negotiator and peacemaker.

Nobel Peace Prize: In 2008, Martti Ahtisaari was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his significant efforts in resolving international conflicts and promoting peace. The Norwegian Nobel Committee recognized his ”important efforts to resolve international conflicts” and his dedication to ”peace and his for many years of work to resolve conflicts.”

Founder of Crisis Management Initiative (CMI): Ahtisaari founded the Crisis Management Initiative, a non-governmental organization dedicated to conflict resolution and peace mediation. CMI has been involved in various conflict resolution efforts around the world.

Martti Ahtisaari’s contributions to diplomacy and peacebuilding have had a lasting impact on global conflict resolution efforts. He is widely respected for his dedication to promoting peace and resolving conflicts through dialogue and negotiation.

By Matti Luostarinen

Prof, PhD, ScD Matti Luostarinen (natural and human sciences) birth: 100751, adress: Finland, 30100 Forssa, Uhrilähteenkatu 1 Publications: Monographs: about one hundred, see monographs, Cluster Articles: about two thousand, see all publications, Cluster Art: Cluster art (manifest in 2005), see Art, Cluster CV, see Cluster Blog: see blog, Cluster (


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