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...
A crisis begins when we call it a crisis
Emotions keep people engaged. This is why populists need to keep talking about crises.
MIDI supporting the ESA RN15 Midterm Conference at the University of Helsinki
The Migration and Diaspora Research group (MIDI) at the Swedish School of Social Science is actively supporting the upcoming Midterm Conference...
Ethnic profiling is a problem in Finland
The research, journalism and art project The Stopped – Spaces, Meanings and Practices of Ethnic Profiling has examined ethnic profiling in...
Finnish police engage in ethnic profiling despite ban
People are being stopped on the street based solely on their skin colour, says Professor Suvi Keskinen, who has studied ethnic profiling.
University of Helsinki admissions begin
Admissions for the University of Helsinki’s bachelor’s programmes and Finnish- and Swedish-language master’s programmes began today, 14 March...
Attend a lecture in New Zealand – from Helsinki
The global and digital classroom expands students’ horizons, while building international bridges in an educationally meaningful way.
Suvi Keskinen studies emerging post-ethnic activism in Finland
Few people are as knowledgeable on the topic of post-ethnic activism in the Nordic countries as Academy Research Fellow Suvi Keskinen. She is...