Published November 21, 2016

From fragmentation to integration

Writer

Pasi Saukkonen is a Senior Researcher and Adjunct Professor at the City of Helsinki Urban Facts.

The purpose of this paper is to give an overview of the situation regarding immigrant integration in Finland. Following the proposed outline for the background paper for Working Group 3, presentation is divided into three sections. After the introduction, Pasi Saukkonen will first identify certain areas where Finnish integration policy has met challenges. Then he will analyse some emerging needs and opportunities from the current situation. In the third part, the Finnish integration policy architecture is assessed. The essay ends with a concluding paragraph.

Publication details

Title

From fragmentation to integration

Subtitle

Dealing with migration flows in Finland

Authors

Pasi Saukkonen

Place of publication

Helsinki

Year of publication

2016

Publisher

Sitra

Outlook

24 p.

ISBN (PDF)

978-951-563-980-6

Subject

immigrants; immigration; migration policy; integrative measures; multiculturalism; Finland; asylum seekers; refugee policy

Series

Memorandum

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