EPP’s Robert Schuman Medal awarded to Ilkka Suominen

EPP’s Robert Schuman Medal awarded to Ilkka Suominen.

EPP’s Robert Schuman Medal awarded to Ilkka Suominen


The European People’s Party group (EPP) in the European Parliament has chosen to award this year’s Robert Schuman Medal to Ilkka Suominen.

Suominen is a former Finnish trade minister and member of the country’s National Coalition Party. Between 1999 and 2004 he served as a member of the EPP Group in the European Parliament.

“Ilkka Suominen has gained respect in European politics both as a national politician and in the European Parliament as a Vice-Chairman of the EPP Group. His vision, co...


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