Political Parties of Finland for Democracy

Demo Finland is a co-operative organisation of all the nine Finnish parliamentary parties supporting multi-party democracy in new and developing democracies. Demo Finland is not ideologically, religiously or politically tied to any particular movement.

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The votes of youth are an untapped power – why don’t...

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According to the 2018 Youth Barometer,  an annual study of Finns between the ages 15 to 29, indicates that most young people believe in...

Social media – a threat or a possibility for democracy? 

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Social media has become irreplaceable in our lives. It has great influence not only on individual citizens, but also on a broader scale on...

Freedom of religion is a cornerstone of democracy

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Freedom of religion and within it especially the right to change one’s conviction without consequences is a Litmus test for society. If this right...

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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We would like to extend a warm thank you to all the parliamentary parties, politicians and our partners, colleagues and friends in Finland and...

Young Tunisian politicians believe in multiparty cooperation: ”Democracy gave us a...

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During a week-long visit to Finland six young politicians, recent graduates from the Tunisian School of Politics (TSoP), discussed the state of democracy in...

A woman’s place is not in the kitchen but in politics

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This is the time of the year of being grateful and proud of our nation, our independence and the fact that Finland has come...