WEEKEND WRAP: Design, sustainability and more design

July 10, 2020

A heavy touch of design leads the arts this week as we take a look at recent creativity from Finland.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Summertime ideas

July 10, 2020

Summer is here again! For all living in the northern hemisphere, it’s time to celebrate the long-awaited sunny days and get inspired by this Finnish quintet.

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Elderly care finds solutions in digital

July 8, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the need to bring digital supplements into play in elderly care to provide a human connection and active ageing and live up to the promise of the welfare state.

Finnish nature makes for innovative materials

July 7, 2020

As the global packaging, textile and food industries are grappling with a sustainability crisis, Finnish innovators are generating new material solutions bound to make the world a better and cleaner place.

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Finnish edtech sector turns pandemic challenges into opportunities

July 6, 2020

Finnish edtech companies have discovered new opportunities for co-operation and development amidst an increased demand for digital learning solutions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

WEEKEND WRAP: Music videos, bottom-up farming and active clothing

July 3, 2020

An entrée of design and a main course of up-and-coming directors with wellbeing on the side. Take a look at recent creativity from Finland.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Veggie delights

July 3, 2020

The selection of vegetarian and vegan options in supermarkets has grown remarkably in the past few years. In Finland, some of the alternatives are of local produce.

DO I KNOW YOU: “Music has been a great form of self-expression for Finns,” says Kaisa Rönkkö

July 1, 2020

For Kaisa Rönkkö, executive director at Music Finland, the recent months have shown the social and psychological significance of the music.

Finland puts sustainability top of the agenda

June 29, 2020

With its green mindset and world-class research environment, Finland is generating sustainable solutions for various industries and fields of life.

WEEKEND WRAP: World-class blues, future of gaming and a mystical connection

June 26, 2020

Musicians raise the bar, Finnish films make an impression and the circular economy strikes oil in food business. Take a look at recent creativity from Finland.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Active wear

June 26, 2020

Work up a sweat with these Finnish threads to help maximise your sporty pursuits.