Articles 1.3.2022

Ukraine – joint Nordic statement

The Nordic Publishers Associations condemn Russia’s attack on Ukraine. The Finnish Publishers Association, the Danish Publishers Association, the Icelandic Publishers Association, the Norwegian Publishers Association and the Swedish Publishers Association condemn Russia’s attack on Ukraine. We are appalled by the aggressions that are brought upon Ukraine and the people of Ukraine by the Russian government. As […]

Articles 13.10.2020

Semi-annual Finnish Book Market Bulletin 2020

Originally published by FILI – Finnish Literature Exchange in September 2020 Book sales boosted by coronavirus while literary exports reach record levels Finland made it through the first wave of coronavirus this spring mostly unscathed. Finns obeyed the rules set by the government and kept the spread of the virus in check. In isolation, people […]

Articles 9.6.2020

“Learning materials are so advanced that they genuinely support teachers in their work” – How the schools’ digital leap was done and what could be learnt from it

Originally published in 10 May 2020 (in Finnish) Distance education became suddenly the new normal in Finland and has put learning materials to the test. In this abrupt transition, publishers have provided free digital materials to support schools. Teaching professionals describe the lessons learnt from distance education and how these new skills and knowledge might […]