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Finland elected to four-year membership of UNESCO Executive Board

Sanni Grahn-LaasonenOn Wednesday 8 November 2017, Finland was elected to the Executive Board of UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. The four-year term will start in November 2017. The election was conducted by the Member States of UNESCO. This was the most important UN candidacy for Finland this year. All the Nordic countries supported Finland’s candidacy. More...

How to advance women's empowerment in work life? Commission on the Status of Women assembled at the UN

Kuva Suomen alkuperäiskansojen naiset-tapahtumastaThe 61st session of the Commission on the Status of Women ends this week at the UN. The two week session brought together thousands of government and civil society representatives from around the globe. The main theme this year was the economical empowerment of women in a changing world of work. Other widely discussed topics included the empowerment of indigenous women and violence against women. More...

New Youth Delegate wants to break restricting gender norms

Ilmi Salminen Finland's 2017 UN Youth Delegate got a speedy start to her new role. Ilmi Salminen, 25, arrived to New York for two weeks at the very start of her delegate year.  More...

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