The City of Tampere International activities are coordinated by the team of International Affairs. The focus of the actions is defined in the roadmap for international activities.
Team of International Affairs is responsible for carrying out and implementing the activities defined in the roadmap, coordinating the city's work in international networks and organisations, developing city partnerships and supporting the internationalization of the whole city. International Affairs team is also in charge of the international visits of the city management and supporting significant international events and visits in Tampere.
The City of Tampere and the Tampere Region also share a common office in Brussels, which is in charge of the promotion of interests of the whole region within the European Union. In addition, the Tampere Region EU office also promotes the utilisation of EU funding in development projects and supports the networking activities of various stakeholders.