Researched knowledge is impactful, promotes public understanding of science, lays the foundation for new innovations and supports decision-making – provided that it is disseminated and utilised in multiple languages.
Bold communication, responsible influence. Science communication recommendations (Committee for Public Information in Finland 2018) stresses that science communication be integrated into the execution of professional research.
Helsingin keskustakirjasto Oodin ala-aulaan (Töölönlahdenkatu 4) rakentuu 15.–16.1.2021 Tiedekioski. Kioskilla kuullaan lyhyitä tietoiskuja ruuasta, ruokakulttuurista, ruuantuotannosta ja ruuan ympäristövaikutuksista.
Finnish Scholarly Publishing Conference (Tiedejulkaisemisen päivät) will take place as a webinar on 8 October 2020. The theme of this year's conference is "Multiform, multilingual - Accessible" (Monimuotoisesti, monikielisesti - saavutettavasti).
In academic publishing, it is common to assume there is a clear division of labour between researchers and language professionals. However, making a clear distinction between content and language quality is far from straightforward.
The Committee for Public Information (TJNK) has awarded EUR 400 000 as public information grants. The Committee received 412 grant applications, of which 56 were financed. Most of the grants were awarded to non-fiction books.