Development cooperation ,01.10.2018

Visits to Finland by journalists from the developing countries


The aim of the project is to build networks between Finnish and developing country journalists and to show what openness and freedom of the press means in practice. Main objective of these media visits is to support sustainable political, economic and social development of developing countries according to the development policy and development cooperation objectives of Finland. The total value of the project is 50 000€ and it consists of the following parts: 1. Media Visit on Circular Economy (3/2018) 2. thisisFINLAND Foreign Correspondents’ Programme (08/2018) 3. Visit to Helsinki Education Week 5.- 9.11. and HundrED Innovation Summit 7.-9. 4. Evaluation of the media visits. Evaluation includes all ODA-visits 2015-2018

Funding decision  01.10.2018

50 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Participatory development/Good governance
  • Gender equality
  • Aid to environment

Field of activity

  • Media and free flow of information 100%

Special target group

  • girls
  • children
  • youth

Funding channel

Muut toteuttajat



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