Everybody wants to live in the city!

Helsinki is growing rapidly and wants to be the most functional city in the world. What will our capital be like in the future? Who are we building it for? We listed five phenomena that affect the vitality of the city.

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Lue lisää artikkelista: Visit Svinhufvud’s beautiful home Kotkaniemi and take a trip back to the ‘20s and ‘30s

Visit Svinhufvud’s beautiful home Kotkaniemi and take a trip back to the ‘20s and ‘30s

Cultural sights |

When you visit the Svinhufvud family’s museum in Luumäki, Finland, you can dive into the colourful life of the presidential couple and admire their huge range of wallpapers over the decades. The only ones missing are Ukko-Pekka, the third President of Finland, and his wife Ellen – or perhaps they are just out on a short walk. Read more

Lue lisää artikkelista: Researchers energised by the orange working environment at Luke

Researchers energised by the orange working environment at Luke

Work environment |

Her desk used to be covered in yellow Post-it Notes. Now Riikka Keskinen, Senior Scientist at Luke, starts her mornings in Jokioinen with a clear desk in a fresh activity-based environment. “In the new premises it is easy to work peacefully and focus – even though many people initially feared the worst.” Read more