Opening address by the President of the Republic of Finland Tarja Halonen at the seminar “Violence against Women in Finland”, 8 April 2008
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This speech first makes an introduction to the problem of violence, then it analizes VAW in Finland explaining what the government is doing to solve this problem.
Violence Against Women in Finland (2008)