INVEST – Towards the Next Welfare State?
The Nordic welfare state is an exceptional success story in guaranteeing social welfare and equality as well as tranquillity to people. Through the EU, Finland too has been able to build a working model for the delivery of social services and support to its citizens. However, today the Nordic countries, including Finland, are facing the demographic, economic and social limits of maintaining such a model. What could be Finland’s Welfare Model 2.0 – a model that is based on social investments and innovative interventions?
Organiser: National Institute for Health and Welfare; University of Turku/INVEST Flagship Project