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Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland

Embassy of Finland, Abu Dhabi


P.O.Box 3634
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
Tel. +971-2-632 8927
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Principal from Arctic Circle teaches and learns in Al Ain

Eija ValanneThis time of the year darkness lies over Eija Valanne’s home town, Rovaniemi, and the ground is covered with snow. But here in Al Ain, garden greens in the school principal’s backyard.Neither the palm trees nor the sunshine were reasons enough, though, to leave Finnish Lapland behind. Valanne wanted to put the Finnish style of schooling into practice in a completely different culture. More...

Applying for asylum in Finland

Source: The Finnish Immigration ServiceIn Finland The Finnish Immigration Service is the agency that processes and decides on matters related to immigration, residence, refugee issues, and Finnish nationality. You may not apply for asylum to a Finnish diplomatic mission abroad or by contacting Finland by regular mail or email from abroad. More...

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