Political Parties of Finland for Democracy

Demo Finland is a co-operative organisation of all the 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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A wicked problem and slow democracy – an impossible equation?

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Climate change is a quickly evolving wicked problem. As the IPCC special report has pointed out, we only have limited time to react to...

“TSoP taught me to be a democrat”

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Tunisian School of Politics (TSoP) trains young politicians on the principles of democracy. This is important, because Tunisia is facing another interesting election year....

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...