Women and girls are the number one priority in Finland’s development policy. Ensuring the education and well-being of girls makes for a better, happier society for all.
There are more than 3m saunas and just 5.4m people in Finland. That means all Finns could go to sauna at the same time.
Kela’s maternity package, a Finnish innovation in well-being, was introduced 80 years ago. The Finnish maternity package has for several decades been the only one of its kind worldwide.
As an early pioneer and now world leader in gender equality, Finland establishes International Gender Equality Award.
Historical timeline of gender equality in Finland, presented by Ministry of Social Affairs and Health of Finland
Explore the Finnish education system and its success factors.
There are many female decision makers in Finnish politics.
Women’s employment rate is comparatively high in Finland.
Finland’s maternity package roll-up.
Miina Sillanpää was the first female Minister in Finland and she held many other posts as well. This short documentary introduces her wonderful career which is a story of a girl born to poor peasants during the famine. Copyright: Miina Sillanpään …
The success of Finland as a country is to a great extent linked with improvements in the status of women and gender equality. As provided for in the Constitution the Finnish society is committed to gender equality.
The scope, accessibility and quality of health care services have been developed systematically over the last decades.