IWF Workshop on Financial Awareness & Financial Independence for women

Next in IWF WE CARE series : EPISODE 02 on May 28 @18.00

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IWF takes pleasure to introduce our first guest speaker for Workshop on Financial Awareness and Financial Independence for women – MINNA FRANCK

Minna Franck is the co-founder of Finn wards Oy. Their mission is to help internationals thrive in Finland. Minna has long been a student of different cultures both formally through her education and her own lived experience. She has extensive experience in international recruitment, operations management, and HR. Today, she offers training, coaching, and consulting through Finnwards. She also writes a weekly blog about Finland. Most often the topics relate to Finnish working life.


IWF Workshop on Child Protection & Child welfare

Julia Kuokkanen, Senior Adviser at Central Union for Child welfare opened the workshop & explained about child rights , welfare, protection systems and processes in Finland.

And the social entrepreneur Angel goa spoke about child right organization & the role of the social worker in child rights violation cases. Dora puhakka , a project worker at the YWCA explained about YWCA terrible mothers project in child welfare & protection situations.

Followed with real experience of anonymous where she shared her journey with child right & violation cases. And the workshop concluded with Q & A where participants raised their concerns and questions regarding child rights, welfare & violations.

The workshop was an online event on May 7, 2021 @ 18.00.

Youtube link of the wokshop

Some links related to Child rights, child protection and child welfare.

By : Sivaranjini Ramasamy

IWF Mentoring


Want to elevate your professional & personal skills? IWF Mentoring 2021is a great opportunity for you to connect with a mentor who can offer you insight, guidance, support and help you navigate the next stage of your career / study.

Make sure to register before MAY 31 through

This programme is open for both women & men.

Following the success of the IWF Mentoring 2020 pilot programme, the IWF Mentoring 2021 is designed to include valuable resources, connections, and programs to help those who are trying to build their careers in Finland.

The IWF Mentoring 2021 plans to join hands with many career experts and external organizations in order to provide comprehensive support and share field-specific expertise to job seekers. The programme invites both Mentees and Mentors to register! This is open for both women and men!

For mentees – Please join to develop your knowledge and networks! Also, utilize the expertise of your mentors to take your professional and personal skills to the next level!

For mentors – Please join us to help many others by sharing your knowledge, experience, and networks! You can make a positive difference in the lives of many others just by being you!

Together we learn. Together we develop. Together we empower. Please join us in this mentoring journey!

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Register before MAY 31 through

Contact: Vaishali Doshi – 0401609256 Ramya Sriram – 0443001430

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By : Sivaranjini Ramasamy