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“This cooperation will live on in many ways” – Cooperation between the arts and academic research at Kone Foundation

Lateral thinkers, conspiracy theorists and citizens of the Reich in post-pandemic Europe

How often do you really look at what you see?

Tracing tensions in the history of oil: Oil research in spotlight during the 10th Tensions of Europe Conference

Why does deadwood last almost forever? Only now is this being studied properly.

At the borders of translation in a multilingual environment – from crosslinguistic communication to literary translation


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Kone Foundation awards EUR 42.5 million for research and the arts – new projects open a view of potential futures

Statistics and listings of grants, prizes and donations awarded in 2022

Saari Residence is building an EcoCompass environmental management system – read our new environmental pledge


Webinar: Insurance Coverage for Grantees

Wednesday 08.02. 13:00 – 14:15

Zoom (link will be sent to participants via e-mail)

Peer mentoring programme 2023: Kick-off workshop

Wednesday 01.03. 13:00 – 16:00

Lauttasaari Manor

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