Finnish anti-bullying programme goes to schools in Iceland

May 22, 2018

Finland University, the University of Turku, and the University of Iceland’s School of Education have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to pave the way for the implementation of the KiVa anti-bullying programme in Iceland.

Miisa Mink wants to redefine the rules of success

May 21, 2018

Finnish entrepreneur and founder of the Driven Woman initiative Miisa Mink wants to show women all over the world that making mistakes is not that dangerous.

Lieksa forms partnership with Deqing

May 18, 2018

Education and tourism will be initial focal points of the partnership between the city in Eastern Finland and the county in Huzhou, China.

Otavamedia and ProCom win at World Media Festival

May 18, 2018

Finnish media company Otavamedia, in cooperation with ProCom, have placed on the top podium at the World Media Festival with their short documentary.

Five for Friday: Cleantech

May 18, 2018

Finland is renowned for being a leading tech hub and for having the freshest air in the world. It’s no surprise, then, that the country is also a leader in cleantech innovation.

Finland’s executive education globally competitive

May 16, 2018

Two Finnish universities have made it onto the Financial Times’ executive education ranking of the world’s top leadership development programmes.

Finland’s universities are world class

May 11, 2018

The latest index from Universitas 21 has found that Finland’s universities perform the highest in the world when looking at countries’ levels of economic development.

UNICEF taps Biolan for development project

May 11, 2018

Biolan and UNICEF Finland have signed a new co-operation agreement to continue development of the water-saving elephant tap under the UniWASH project.

ICT

Five for Friday: Why Industrial Internet is the thing

May 11, 2018

Finland’s long history with high tech continues with contemporary applications such as the Industrial Internet.

Five for Friday: Wooden construction and design

May 4, 2018

Given the fact that 75 per cent of Finland’s land area is covered by forest, it is no wonder that its green gold has been exported around the world in various shapes and sizes.

WHO: Finland has world’s best air quality

May 3, 2018

The air quality in Finland is the best in the world, according to data from the World Health Organization (WHO).