On Wednesday evening Prime Minister Sanna Marin announced plans to severely restrict movement in and out of the southern province of Uusimaa.
This week's All Points North unpicks that decision, its consequences, and looks at how people can comply with guidelines on social distancing to help slow the spread of the pandemic.
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We also look at economic issues including how self-employed people can claim benefits and whether or not Finland might introduce so-called 'helicopter money'.
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This week's show was presented by Egan Richardson and Denise Wall, produced by Mark B. Odom and Priya Ramachandran D'souza. Our sound designer and audio engineer this week was Joonatan Kotila.