APN this week: "85% of jobs not advertised", says NGO tackling Finland's workplace diversity problem
The startup festival Slush is a good place to start promoting diversity in the workforce, according to one non-profit.
APN this week: Finland wants more dads to take paternity leave, but foreign stay-at-home fathers struggle to find support
Finland wants more dads to care for their kids, but for some foreign fathers paternity leave can be a lonely experience.
APN this week: Is Finland’s approach to work-based immigration a ‘catastrophe’?
Immigration officials came under attack once again this week for their treatment of non-EU experts who want to work in Finland. But what can be done to fix the problem?
All Points North #57 - The "Famous Five" begin their four-year government adventure
The SDP's Antti Rinne smoothly steered the five-party coalition toward assuming the mantle of government, APN's pundits said.
All Points North #54: Women in Finland's military - voluntary, obligatory or not at all?
Should Finland's conscript call-up extend to women and would it help deter future threats the country might face?
All Points North #53: How equitable is Finland's higher education system, anyway?
A recent OECD report says Finland's highly selective universities must start easing their admission requirements, as too many young people are being left behind.
All Points North #50: Finland veers left and right - and seeks consensus after a divisive election
APN reviews a nail-biting parliamentary election and speculates about an SDP-led coalition as populism becomes the "new normal".
All Points North #47: Platforms, promises and platitudes - National Coalition Party
The centre-right NCP is on shaky ground in the polls as APN continues its pre-election review of Finland's main parliamentary groups.
All Points North #46: Platforms, promises and platitudes - the Centre Party
The Centre Party may be heading for one of its worst election results ever, says political pundit Sini Korpinen as APN mulls the party's election prospects.
All Points North #45: Platforms, promises and platitudes - the Greens
The Greens will almost certainly be part of government formation talks after parliamentary elections, says journalist Sam Kinsgley as APN continues its series examining Finland's political parties.
All Points North #44: Platforms, promises and platitudes - Finns Party
Can the populist Finns Party become a contender for government formation talks? APN considers whether its nationalist rhetoric is resonating with voters.
All Points North #43: Govt's unexpected resignation - and Left Alliance election promises
Political pundit Sini Korpinen joins APN to unpack the government's sudden resignation and examine the Left Alliance's platform ahead of the general election.
All Points North #40: Platforms, promises and platitudes - Christian Democrats
Journalist Sam Kingsley and political commentator Sini Korpinen join APN to discuss the prospects of Finland's Christian Democratic Party in the April elections.
All Points North #38: Top 5 reasons Finland loves lists with Peter Vesterbacka and Frank Martela
An ex-Angry Birds marketing guru and a rising philosophy researcher discuss why Finland seems to be obsessed with its rankings in international comparisons.
All Points North #37: Much ado about Brexit with Ilkka Salmi and Tim Bird
Finland is finally taking steps to provide Brits in Finland with some clarity about their status post-Brexit and in the event of a possible no-deal scenario.
All Points North #36: Media coverage of child sex abuse allegations with Anu Koivunen and Sam Kingsley
Multiple cases of suspected underage sex crimes have roiled the country recently, and APN takes a look at media reporting on the issue.
All Points North #35: Poverty in Finland with Eeva-Maria Grekula, Liisa Heinämäki and Jiri Sironen
Longer lines at food banks and more people struggling to make ends meet: APN takes a closer look at increasing poverty in Finland's rich welfare state.
All Points North #29: Henna Huttu and Sam Kingsley on Roma portrayals in Finnish media
This week APN dissects a media campaign that relied on celebrity voices to highlight discrimination against Roma in Finland.
All Points North #28: Outi Haanperä and Hanna Aho on ordinary people living with climate policy
This week the UN issued a wake-up call for states to combat climate change. APN asks what citizens can expect as Finland strives to meet its climate goals.
All Points North #27: Ville-Veikko Pulkka on the erosion of workers' rights in the app-driven economy
This week APN asks whether workers' rights are under siege as firms try to maximise profits while the government looks for new ways to boost competitiveness.
All Points North #26: Allyana Thomas makes the case for fast-tracking integration in Swedish
This week's episode of APN considers whether Swedish might be an easier nut to crack when it comes to learning a new language -- and integrating -- in Finland.