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How can we help?

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Do you have questions concerning studying or working in Finland? Do you need help finding an apartment or applying for citizenship? New help center has just been opened.

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Destination Europe?

In News, refugee, war by Anna Gustafsson0 Comments

Immigrants arrive in Europe with the hope of a residence permit and a new life. This general perception is challenged by a recent British study. Researcher Dr. Vicki Squire and her research team have conducted extensive interviews which indicate that Europe is often reached with very little knowledge and sometimes even by coincidence.

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The art of limbo

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From politicians to common citizens the public discussion concerning the asylum seekers is wide, but the art world has been mostly silent. Mobilediaspora, new media artwork on display in Helsinki gives voice to young asylum seeker men. Why?

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Bringing out the asylum applications

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Some Finnish churches are taking part in a movement where rejected, actual asylum applications are being read aloud in churches and chapels around Finland. The Lutheran Church of Finland wants to make people more aware of the situation many asylum seekers face.