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Press releases 2017

18.4. Immigration, solar power and security featured in World Village Festival’s talks

  4.4. Publication of the cultural programme – artists for diversity

14.2. Grammy nominee Gaby Moreno performs at World Village Festival

Press releases 2016

23.5. World Village Festival taking over Helsinki this weekend

17.5. World Village Festival, a culinary delight

11.5. Nordic values and identity to be examined at World Village Festival

19.4. World Village Festival to discuss radicalisation, the refugee crisis and funding reductions

5.4. Asian Dub Foundation, Looptroop Rockers and Bombino to World Village Festival

25.2. World Village Festival opens with a unique documentary on jihadism

Photo bank

Media are free to use all photos available. Please make sure to credit the photographer and quote the festival name.

  • The festival logos and artist promotional photos 2017 can be found in Flickr.
  • Print quality photos from the festival and gigs from 2016 can be found in the Photo Bank.

Social media

Ideas for articles

We offer the media various ideas for interviews, as well as interviewees. Here are few suggestions:

  • Development cooperation and global matters
  • Volunteer work in various forms: the festival is realised with the help of over 300 NGOs, over 200 volunteers as well as international work camp workers
  • Global education in practice
  • Multicultural Finland
  • Music, dance, literature, sports, film and food
  • Theme for the year 2017: civil society
  • Regional focus for the year 2017: Latin America
  • Further facts and background available in the festival history
  • Press releases and news in Finnish

Further details and interviews

Johanna Eurakoski
Communications and Fundraising Manager
johanna [dot] eurakoskiatkepa [dot] fi
tel. +358 50 317 6698