The Multicultural Helsinki Region 2040
A thriving, exciting region where everybody feel at home, are safe and where diversity is an appreciated strength.
Target group: municipal politicians and officials in the Helsinki region.
08.30–09.00 Coffee, registration
09.00–09.15 Presentation of the day and Project Stig in! Astu sisään! Come in! Robert Runeberg, Linda Ahlbäck
09.15–09.30 My vision for Helsinki as a multicultural capital. Minister of the Interior Maria Ohisalo
09.30–09.45 Will Helsinki become multicultural, what does the research say?
Specialist Pasi Saukkonen, City of Helsinki, Unit for Urban Research and Statistics
09.45–10.00 Discussion / Pause
10.00–10.45 If I could re-plan Stockholm, Professor at Institute for Housing and Urban Research Roger Andersson, Uppsala universitet
10.45–11.00 Discussion / Pause
11.00–11.30 A multicultural capital without segregation? Assistant Professor Venla Bernelius, Department of Earth Science and Geography /Urbaria University of Helsinki
11.30- 12.00 Towards an antiracistic school 2040. Ph.D. Alemanji Aminkeng Atabong researcher at the University of Helsinki
13.00–13.30 An equal city
Associate Professor in Social Work, Mehrdad Darvishpour, Mälardalens högskola
13.30–14.00 A city without racism and discrimination
Trainer and method developer Anja Norell, The Multicultural Centre – MKC Botkyrka.
14.30–15.00 From suppressed subculture to national pride
Doctor of Philosophy in Architecture KTH Jan Hietala
15.00–15.30 A city where everyone’s voice is heard
Creative Director Joachim Granit, Färgfabriken Stockholm
15.30–16.30 Conclusions, political discussion
Pilvi Torsti, Mariana Moreira Duarte, and other politicians from Stockholm and Helsinki region.