FIVE FROM FINLAND: Mental health and wellbeing

October 23, 2020

With mental health issues becoming more pressing than ever before amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Finnish innovators are extending a helping hand to those going through tough times.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Rethinking food, from field to fork 

October 16, 2020

With climate change, population growth and food security concerns mounting around the globe, Finland is placing greater emphasis on innovative food-related solutions.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Sustainable fashion

October 9, 2020

Providing alternatives to much-maligned fast fashion, Finland is home to many brands dedicated to sustainable and ethical practices.


FIVE FROM FINLAND: Solutions for teachers

October 2, 2020

By equipping teachers with the most advanced tools and solutions for schooling, Finland is living up to its reputation for education excellence.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Circular economy

September 25, 2020

With solutions supported by its world-renowned education and innovation system, Finland has become a trailblazer in guiding the transition to a circular economy.


September 18, 2020

Can you feel it? Autumn is starting to creep into the air in Finland and the rest of the northern hemisphere. Enjoy every moment of the crisp season with the help of this Finnish quintet.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Bioeconomy solutions and innovations 

September 11, 2020

Thanks to its abundant renewable natural resources, outstanding expertise and industrial strengths, Finland has been steadily evolving into a major bioeconomy, with a lot being done in terms of both research and application of bio-based technology and innovation.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Health technologies

September 4, 2020

Finland is known worldwide for its leading tech solutions and its healthcare provision. Little wonder then that it is a forerunner in healthtech.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Design in the home

August 28, 2020

If home is where the heart is, then a pinch of Finnish design ensures this space is also pleasant on the eye, comfortable, functional and safe.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Solar solutions

August 21, 2020

Given that the sun barely shines for six months of the year in Finland, local innovations have found numerous ways to ensure they are basking in the sunlight on a global scale.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Wooden products

August 14, 2020

Finland has a deep connection with forests, which populate 75 per cent of its land mass. Here are five ways in which wood is the focus of local innovation.