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...Secondary education Municipally provided upper secondary level instruction is free
charge. Apart from upper secondary schools, there is a three-year basic vocational education... ...research, and provide undergraduate and postgraduate education based on research. Universities
essionally oriented higher education. There are two higher education...
fice The Rovaniemi Immigration
fice provides support for integration, prevents marginalisation... ...and understanding among different ethnic and cultural groups in Rovaniemi. The Immigration
fice draws up integration plans and guides to services. It also provides information and advice as...
Lapland is a broadly-based
with four faculties... ...students), about 150 students study abroad,and about 330 students are postgraduate students.
fers Degree Programmes in more than 20 major disciplines. Each discipline...
...Architecture in Rovaniemi Architect Ferdinand Salokangas was called to lead the reconstruction
Rovaniemi during 1945–1948, and afterwards he managed his own
fice and stayed in Rovaniemi until 1956. Beside well known architect Alvar Aalto, Salokangas is the main protagonist
the reconstruction period in Rovaniemi. Ferdinand’s original production counts seventeen building...
Olsztyn Basic information The town
Olsztyn is located in North-East Poland, and the town has a population
174,000 inhabitants. The... ...most important tourism destination is the Olsztyn Castle. The town has two universities. The
Warmia and Mazury is a
maintained by the state, and was established in 1999. The...
Veszprém Basic information The town
Veszprém is situated in Western Hungary approximately 15 kilometres north from the Balaton Lake The town is the administrative centre
the Veszprém County, and has a population
approximately 60.000 inhabitants. The County
...center maintained by Rovalan Setlementti ry. We serve immigrants living in Rovaniemi area by
fering help with everyday matters such as filling out forms and paper work and organizing activities such as Finnish language groups. We also
fer information about topical issues, hobby opportunities etc. Our website has useful information...
Kassel Basic information The town
Kassel is located in Northern Hessen, and is the capital town
the Kassel region. The population
Kassel has fallen over the past few years to a current figure
...probably been continuous settlement in the Rovaniemi area since the Stone Age. Periodic clearance
new land for agriculture and the practice
slash-and-burn cultivation began around 750–530 B.C Artifacts found in the area suggest that an increasing number
travelers from Karelia in the east, Häme in the south and the Arctic Ocean coast in the north. The...
"A silver pall on a green background, the upper branches
which are staggered like lightning bolts, with a golden flame top centre. The pall signifies the confluence
the Kemijoki and Ounasjoki rivers, with the lightning bolts depicting power plants. The flame...
Arctic possibilities Rovaniemi is a growth center
Lapland where the growth
the residents and business and jobs has been significant in the past... ...to work in the future in the maintenance and repair activities, in particular as a center
operations for the Kola Peninsula and northern Norway directions. Arctic know-how The...
Rovaniemi is a growing city with a population
60 000.Rovaniemi residential area consists
the city center as well as number
villages surrounding it. Residential construction is versatile and
fers both high-quality urban living and independent living in the peace
Rovaniemi, the capital
Lapland Province and the
Santa Claus is situated on the Arctic Circle, 800 km north
Helsinki. Rovaniemi is a well-connected business hub and
City in the fast-growing area...
• Attractive FDI destination with welcoming attitude • Home town
Santa Claus located on the Arctic Circle • Finland's most important tourism destination north
Helsinki for international visitors • Next to vast natural resources and business...
Adventures and experience galore! The Capital City
Lapland Rovaniemi is a unique destination both with respect to location and services. Located where Lapland begins, you can cross the Arctic Circle, meet Santa Claus, enjoy the brightness
the summer nights or, in winter, admire the Norther Lights. Rovaniemi is an adventure in itself...
Murmansk Basic information: The City
Murmansk was founded in 1916 as the capital and administrative centre
Murmansk Oblast. Murmansk Oblast is home to around 900,000 people and the City
Murmansk has a population
approximately 337,000. Other cities located in the region are Apatity...
...be the largest town in the world. The land area covered by Kiruna is two and a half times that
Rovaniemi. Kiruna has a population
approximately 24,000 inhabitants. Kiruna is a Swedish municipality suffering from negative migration, just as the whole
Norrbotten. Kiruna’s largest employer, Luossavaara Kirunavaara Oy (LKAB) has...
Rovaniemi is the Capital
Lapland. The city is located at the Arctic Circle. Sometimes it is called "The second capital
Finland ".Rovaniemi is a service centre
education, commerce and administration. We have the northernmost
in EU, with four...
...in this area more than 8,000 years ago to fish and hunt. Rovaniemi is situated at the confluence
the Kemijoki River and its tributary, the Ounasjoki River. The first settlements in the area date... ...Fishing used to be a lifeline for the survival
the people in the area. Kemijoki was once one the best salmon rivers in Europe. Fishing salmon...
Pohjanhovi Auttin kaljatehdas
...production began in Rovaniemi in 1906. A two-storey stone building was constructed on the bank
the Kemijoki River in 1914. In the 1930s, ice cream was produced as well. Next to the building... ...almost every day. They were a familiar sight singing and marching down Koskikatu. In the autumn
1944, the machines
the brewery were evacuated to Tornio. The walls
...and Historical Exhibitions Other Exhibitions Rovaniemi Art Museum The activities
the Rovaniemi Art Museum emphasize Finnish modern art, Northern art and art
the indigenous... ...well as community art and environmental art. The annual exhibition programme includes productions
Lappish and Lappish-born artists, exhibitions from the collection
the Jenny and Antti Wihuri...
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