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Maria Ohisalo the sole candidate for Green party leader

It looks like a one horse race to be the next leader of Finland's Green League political party. A Saturday deadline for candidates attracted only...

Almost 200,000 reasons why Finland’s left emerged as the big election...

Twenty years ago in 1999 the euro currency was introduced; Ricky Martin launched his English-language singing career; cartoon SpongeBob SquarePants made its debut, and...

Greens launch national bus tour with pledge to off-set the carbon...

The Green Alliance are taking their election campaign on the road with a national bus tour. The 6000km trip launched on the weekend, with the...

Pekka Haavisto joins Green party leadership race

Two-time presidential candidate, former minister and ex-UN official Pekka Haavisto says he's running to become the leader of the Green Alliance political party. The Greens will...

Just one Green leadership candidate so far, as front-runner drops out

The early front-runner to lead Finland's Green Alliance political party says she won't join the race to be the new chairperson. Only Helsinki MP Outi Alanko-Kahiluoto has...

Turn the page: political parties hope November brings a new chapter

For a number of Finnish politicians and political parties, it's been a bruising autumn so far, and they'll be hoping November allows them to...

Green Chairman Touko Aalto resigns on health grounds

The Chairman of the Green Alliance political party Touko Aalto has resigned on health grounds. His decision was announced by party officials at a press conference...

Education Inequality Drives Greens Against Government

Finland's Green Alliance says its vocal position on education inequality has brought the issue to the public's attention and forced the government to take...