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Multilingual information on coronavirus now available

19.3.2020 14.49
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Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) provides updated information in Finnish, Swedish and English on the coronavirus and when to seek medical care. In addition, THL will publish information on the coronavirus in over 10 languages on week 12. Information on actions taken in municipalities regarding the coronavirus COVID-19 is available in several languages in the municipalities’ online services. Information about the coronavirus is available in several languages in the media.

Published 15.3.2020. Updated 14.9.2020 10.30 am.

Unfortunately most of the material is, for the time being, only available in Finnish, Swedish and English. In the summary, we only publish material and translations produced by the government and authorities. We will do our best to influence in making information available in other languages, too.

Information from the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL)

THL on Twitter @THLorg, @THLresearch (in English) and @thlmonet

Information on the coronavirus from the hospital districts

International communications on coronavirus (COVID-19)

Material in multiple languages from InfoFinland

Our partner InfoFinland.fi collects multilingual material on the coronavirus and makes it available in its social media channels. InfoFinland’s summaries include information such as municipal coronavirus bulletins in different languages. The City of Helsinki has published press releases in Finnish, Swedish, English, Somali, Russian and Arabic.

Visual information and information in plain language on coronavirus  

Information on the coronavirus from the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health

Information on the coronavirus from the Ministry of the Interior

Information on the coronavirus from the Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Information on the coronavirus from the Ministry of Justice

Information on the coronavirus from the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

Information on the coronavirus from the Ministry of Education and Culture

Government communications summary on the coronavirus

Information on coronavirus from TE Services

Informartion on coronavirus situation from the Finnish National Agency for Education

Information on coronavirus from the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Information on the coronavirus from the police

Information on the coronavirus from the Emergency Response Centre Agency

Information on the coronavirus from the Victim Support Finland

Information on the coronavirus from the Finnish Border Guard

Information on the coronavirus from Finnish Immigration service

Information on the coronavirus and Kela's services

Information on the coronavirus and International House Helsinki (IHH) services

Information on the coronavirus and the services of The The Digital and Population Data Services Agency

Information on the coronavirus from SAK

Monik Ry's remote telephone support

Information on the coronavirus from Mannerheim League for Child Welfare

Information on the coronavirus from the Non-Discrimination Ombudsman

Multilingual information on the coronavirus in the media

News feed will be updated as soon as new material in different languages becomes available.