Nordic welfare news
Professor Harri Saxén’s international colleagues are sometimes sceptical of Finland’s excellent immunisation coverage of more than 95%.
Scholars are studying the essence of being Nordic
Competitiveness, innovations, equality, wellbeing and “hygge” – the Nordic countries are arousing interest around the world. Right this moment,...
North Karelia Project – An unrepeatable success story in public health
A few decades ago in eastern Finland, a dramatic reduction in the cardiovascular disease mortality rate was achieved through special...
Introduction to Finland
Finnish Political Culture and System is an open online course providing a basic introduction to Finland.
The Nordic welfare state has disappeared from the Finnish government programme
A new study from the University of Helsinki shows how the idea of the Nordic welfare state was introduced in Finland’s government platforms in...