On Friday December 9 the Embassy, together with sociologist Enrique Tessieri and the central library of Helsinki (Kirjasto 10) organised a seminar on Finnish immigration in Argentina and Colonia Finlandesa, the Finnish Colony. The seminar, titled “Immigration in Argentina in the 19th century and the founding of a Finnish colony in Misiones in 1906” received great interest from the public that...
Seminar on Finnish immigration to Argentina
Monday, December 12, 2016
Argentine participation at Slush 2016
Monday, December 5, 2016
A delegation of four Argentine entrepreneurs, all of them from the video game sector, participated at Slush 2016 in Helsinki, Finland.
More than 17.000 people filled Helsinki Convention Centre last Wednesday and Thursday during Slush 2016, the greatest event about entrepreneurship and technological innovation in Europe.
Among the speakers at Slush were, like in previous years, figures renowned for their...
Argentine Network of Municipalities Against Climate Change visited Finland
Monday, October 24, 2016
The Argentine Network of Municipalities Against Climate Change (RAMCC) visited Finland on October 19, 20 and 21 with the aim of learning about the Finnish public policies for sustainable development, as well as creating and strengthening cooperation between the participants and green technology companies.
The participants of the RAMCC delegation, composed by municipal representatives and officials, attended the agency for export,...
The Argentine Minister of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation, Dr. Lino Barañao, visited Finland
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
The Argentine Minister of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation, Dr. Lino Barañao, visited Finland between October 16 and 18 accompanied by the National Director for Cooperation and Institutional Coordination, Mr. Mariano Jordan, from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Productive Innovation.
While in Helsinki, Minister Barañao and Mr. Jordan were...
Cinemaissí - Argentine films in Helsinki
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Tomorrow, Wednesday October 18, starts the 12th edition of the Latin American Film Festival, Cinemaissí, in Helsinki. Similarly to previous years, the festival will be screening films from a total of 15 countries. This year special attention is given to women and girls. The festival programme includes several movies of females directors or protagonists.
Nitrate Flames, by...
Argentine Film Cycle in Tallinn, Estonia
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
As part of the commemorations of the Bicentennial of the Declaration of Independence of the Argentine Republic, the NGO Tango de Maret together with the Embassy of Argentina in Finland will organise an Argentine Film Cycle, starting on Friday October 14 in the Picasso Cultural Center in Tallinn.
During the following eight months, from October to May 2017, people of Tallinn will have the special opportunity to...
Argentine participation at Wines of the Beautiful South
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
On September 22 the Embassies of Argentina, Chile and South Africa organised a wine tasting titled "Wines of the Beautiful South". Its main target audience were professionals from the food industry and the press. Wines of the Beautiful South is a joint initiative backed by the national wine consortia of Argentina, Chile and South Africa.
This was the first time that the Embassies of these three countries...
Argentine films in the Helsinki International Film Festival
Friday, September 9, 2016
Between September 15 and 25, "Love & Anarchy", the Helsinki International Film Festival (HIFF) takes place in various different film theatres of the capital of Finland. This year Finland's biggest film festival, HIFF, celebrates its 29th edition.
The program includes three different Argentine films: The Clan (2015), directed by Pablo Trapero; Tango Suomi (2016), a documentary...
Argentine Film Cycle in Mariehamn
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
As part of the commemorations of the Bicentennial of the Declaration of Independence of the Argentine Republic, the Public Library of Mariehamn together with the Argentine Embassy will organise an Argentine Film Cycle, starting on Thursday September 1 in the Public Library of Mariehamn.
During the month of September, people of Mariehamn will have the special opportunity to see a wide range of...
Argentine writer and ilustrator Isol in Finland
Friday, August 26, 2016
In mid September we will have the pleasure of welcoming the Argentine writer and ilustrator Marisol Misenta, better known as Isol, to Finland.
During her visit in Helsinki, Isol will be giving ilustration workshops and storytelling sessions for children and youngsters. Among one of the main events during her stay is the Pikku Kolibrí -festival at Annantalo on Saturday September 17. Isol...
"Emilio F. Mignone" International Human Rights Prize
Infrastructure Program "Belgrano Plan"
National Day of Affirmation of Argentina's Rights over the Malvinas Islands
National Day of Affirmation of Argentina's Rights over the Malvinas, South Georgias and South Sandwich Islands, including the surrounding maritime areas
Argentina presented the outer limits of its Continental Shelf
Malvinas: Argentina reaffirms its rights of sovereignty
Presidential inauguration of Mauricio Macri
Signing of the Arms Trade Treaty
Argentina, Finland, Estonia and Latvia are among the 67 countries that signed the ATT