• Cultural Policy Promotes Art and Culture

    This two page government factsheet gives an overview of cultural policy in Finland, how its implementation is shared between the State and the municipalities, and the key strategies in 2016 for cultural policy. There is also a useful organigram showing the various departments of the Ministry of Education and Culture...

  • Cultural rights as a legitimate part of social and health care services

    This policy briefing, one of a series by Arts Equal, is for decision makers, public authorities, the media and anyone interested in cultural rights as part of Finland’s ongoing social and health care reform (sote-reform).

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    Art prevents loneliness

    This policy brief from the Arts Equal research initiative, coordinated by the University of the Arts Helsinki, is for decision makers, NGOs, churches, the media, and any¬one interested in loneliness among Finns and how its consequences can be alleviated.