Genetics researcher Mark Daly wants to stop cancer in its tracks, and says the best place to do it is Helsinki.
Maria 01, a former hospital recently repurposed as a startup hub, is still growing. We meet three companies: one designs online games specifically for women, another makes an app that trains puppies, and a third is putting bedbugs out of business.
euros invested in Finnish startup companies in 2014
Source: Finnish Venture Capital Association
Many Finnish people who are worried about climate change are also doing something about it. Towns and cities across Finland are having success with various strategies in the quest for zero emissions. Even small actions can have a large cumulative effect.
in the Networked Readiness Index, measuring ability to utilise ICT
Source: Global Information Technology Report
Number of Finns who have won a Nobel Prize