Launching the First
International Gender Equality Award
Building a future of gender equality Strengthening the position
of girls and women around the world
Celebrating Finland’s centenary

Recipient of the International Gender Equality Prize to be announced on 14 December

The first-ever recipient of the International Gender Equality Prize, introduced by the Finnish Government, will be announced on 14 December in Brussels. The prize will be awarded to a person or organisation that has advanced gender equality in a globally significant way.

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A new website presents all of Finland’s female ministers

The Prime Minister's Office has launched a website about women as ministers to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence. The website presents all women who have served as ministers in independent Finland from Miina Sillanpää to Annikka Saarikko. 

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