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WATCH: “I’m afraid for the future” – thousands of students demand...

An estimated three thousand people marched through the streets of Helsinki today, most of them school students who took the day off classes to...

Happening Now: Thousands of students join climate change rallies

Thousands of students from across Finland are expected to go on strike from school today, and join rallies in support of more action against...

Scientists support student school strike over climate change

More than 1200 members of Finnish the scientific community have pledged their support to the student strike movement aiming to raise awareness of climate...

Eight arrests as protesters climb Parliament columns

Police have arrested eight people after protesters climbed the columns in front of Parliament in Helsinki. An estimated 250 people marched from the Central Railway...

Investigation: new biofuel law puts palm oil products in your tank...

When politicians decided in February to hike the share of biofuels on Finnish roads, they pumped a controversial ingredient into cars: a palm oil-based...

The next generation demands more government action on climate change

Finnish parents, concerned about climate change, are joining with their children to highlight environmental issues. It's part of a movement growing across Europe that...

Nordic PMs set for Helsinki climate change mini-summit

Prime Ministers from the five Nordic countries will meet in Helsinki on Friday to discuss ways to strengthen joint action on climate change. The mini-summit...

Burger wars: Finland’s fast food fight to go green

As the race to become Finland's number one fast food chain heats up, outlets are also finding value in adding vegetarian or vegan options...

Air miles ministers: meet the government’s most frequent flyers

Finnish ministers have clocked up thousands of of flights since the current government came to power in 2015. But who flies the most? According to...

NBA star Lauri Markkanen stops eating red meat to slow climate...

Finnish NBA star Lauri Markkanen says he'll stop eating red meat. It's part of a campaign called #DontChoke where the Chicago Bulls player has teamed up...