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This is Yle

Finland's national public service broadcasting company

Yle (Yleisradio, Finnish Broadcasting Company) is Finland's national public service broadcasting company. What do we do and why?

Audience ombudsman to strengthen Yle’s relationship with the audience

Yle has appointed an audience ombudsman, Sami Koivisto.

The audience ombudsman’s task is to aid Yle’s editor-in-chiefs, the head of ethics, and the journalists. Among other things, the audience ombudsman explains the reasons for Yle’s journalistic decisions and other conclusions to the public.

Opinions

Gunilla Ohls: Yle adapts to fast changing media-usage

Our children, the next generation, are the drivers of change

Media consumption has quickly become mobile. Your personal mobile device feeds you with a constant stream of stimuli – more than you could possibly ever delve into. In Finland four out of five consumers have unlimited data plans in their mobile subscriptions, which encourages video content consumption.

Yle in English

Yle's strategy

Yle strengthens the Finnish society and culture.

Yle strengthens the Finnish society and culture.

Contact Us

Yle international contact information in one page.

Do you want more information about Yle? Read here whom to contact.

Yle's customer relationships

How did we react the audience on television and radio?

Yle reached every individual in Finland, with the Presidential Independence Day Reception and Rio Olympics attracting large audiences.

Yle Archive Sales

Yle Archive Sales offers collection of Finnish content.

In need of Finnish content? Yle Archive Sales offers a collection of almost half a million TV programmes and films.

Yle brand, visual image and logos

Instructions for using the Yle brand and logos

Detailed instructions for using the Yle brand and logos. You may also download logos through the links.

Yle's Code of Conduct

Guidelines for everyone who works or operates for Yle.

Guidelines for everyone who works or operates for Yle. The Code of Conduct crystallises the principles with which we will achieve and retain reliability and independence and will appreciate people.

2016–2017

Annual reports

Yle publishes several reports yearly, where the company tells more about it's business during the year in question. In the report it reveals for instance more about Yles economic state, and how it uses the funds it's given by the finns, about it's meaning to the Finnish people and Yles position in the media field. It also accounts for how it's obligations by law have been fulfilled during the year in question.