Reinventing the news with Finland’s public broadcaster Yle

“Welcome to Yle, I am Miss World!” That is how we were greeted at Yleisradio Oy, Finland’s national public-broadcasting company. Miss World is called Elina Ravantti in real life. The nickname derives from her position as Head of World News and Current Affairs at Yle, where she oversees the production of 220 radio and TV news bulletins per day. Her editors work in Finnish, Swedish, Sami, English, ...  (continue reading)

How European is Finland today?

The FCP was one of the most exciting journeys and one of the best journalist programmes I got to take part in. I learned so much, it felt like a whole Bachelor’s degree in “Finland Studies” crammed into just one summer. One of the most important things I realized during that time was how passionate I am about Europe.

It was the many conversations with the other participants from all over the ...  (continue reading)