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Under this heading you can find news about the work of the Ministry of Education and Culture.

Recent News

22-11-2016 Altogether 1.4 million Finns copy music, movies and TV-programs for private use
27-10-2016 2016 Finnish State Award for Foreign Translators goes to Norwegian translator Turid Farbregd
04-10-2016 Marianne Huusko – a trailblazer in education export
04-10-2016 Marrakesh Treaty entered into force
13-09-2016 New deadline for think tank on an international policy approach for higher education and research
07-09-2016 Candidature of Finland to the Executive Board of UNESCO for 2017-2021; Towards 2030 through actions
29-08-2016 Online think tank to generate ideas on the internationalisation of higher education institutions
12-08-2016 Finland House in Rio offers an opportunity to get familiar with the success story of Finnish education
01-08-2016 Statement from European Sports Ministers relating to the fight against doping in sport
02-06-2016 Finland's roadmap for the European Research Area completed
03-02-2016 to open access to a record-breaking amount of Finnish cultural data
02-02-2016 Finnish research infrastructures databank opened
13-01-2016 Legal private copying is done by every third Finn
21-10-2015 Finland's Basic Education Act awarded
05-10-2015 Working group preparing formation of a new government agency by merging the Finnish National Board of Education and the Centre for International Mobility
25-03-2015 The new core curriculum for basic education emphasises the joy of learning
12-03-2015 Basic education of the future – Let's turn the trend!
24-02-2015 Council of Europe adopt Recommendation on gender mainstreaming in sport
12-01-2015 Every child in Finland has the same educational starting point
01-09-2014 Finland joins European ELIXIR Consortium