The Multicultural Council of Turku chose the recipients from a shortlist proposed by the residents of Turku.
According to the suggesting citizens, the Year’s New Citizen of Turku, Ali Sagal, is a persistent, helpful, and active woman who h
The main speech of the event was delivered by Director Tuomas Martikainen from the Institute of Migration, while Vadi
In the dozens of suggestions submitted by Turku residents, the 2017 New Citizen of Turku, Paco Diop, was described as a helpful, k
Turku is one of the most culturally diverse cities in Finland.
The photographs of the one hundred residents of Turku will be spread across the city during 2017, Finland’s 100th year of independence.
Päivi Nerg congratulated the new citizens of Finland and reminded attendees that gaining citizenship is not easy, requiring severa
We must not refrain from asking difficult questions, but at the same time we must not give in to violence, derision and fear.