What is the development cooperation committee?
The development cooperation committee is a committee under The Student Union of the University of Helsinki HYY. Its task is to:
manage development cooperation projects
raise awareness and participate in public discourse on the topics of development cooperation
organise events related to sustainable development and development cooperation
publish our online magazine Kimppu
How can you participate?
Everybody interested in Development committees work is welcome to our meetings and events!
At the end of the year the committee organises an election meeting to select its next year´s new members for its responsible posts. You can also participate in the meetings regarding committees events. All our meetings are open to all the Stunden Union members. If you´re interested in writing you can send articles to our magazine Kimppu.
Follow our web page or sign up to Development committees mail-list. To join the list you need to send a message “subscribe kehy-vlk firstname.lastname(at)helsinki.fi” to the address majordomo(at)helsinki.fi. Leave the message title empty. If you wish to stop following the mailing-list, send the previous message but replace subscribe with unsubscribe.
You can also get information about current projects and events by following our Facebook and Instagram pages.
Kimppu-magazine is the development committees magazine focused on the topics of development cooperation, current political events, global phenomena and social issues. The magazine is funded by communications support by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland.
Kimppu is published online at http://kimppu.com
Old issues of Kimppu magazine can be found here: https://blogs.helsinki.fi/kimppu-lehti/
Information about the magazine: janika.lindroos(ät)helsinki.fi or emilia.haatainen(ät)helsinki.fi