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10 Great Finnish Innovations

10 Great Finnish Innovations

Whilst doing some research this morning, we came across this article on The Guardian newspaper website about ten great Finnish innovations.

Xylitol is on there, and the xylitol we use in Total Sweet still comes from Finland, but what really caught our eye (especially with general elections looming) was this...

"Committee for the future

A long history of coalitions has encouraged stable government with an eye for the long term and the collective interest. But the Finnish parliament is also unusual in having, for the past quarter century, a permanent committee for the future in which MPs study and report on major social challenges for the coming decades."

Sounds like something all countries could benefit from to help with things like health and climate issues.