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  • We are characterized by a strong sense of community and development in the region for the benefit of the residents.

  • We provide early childhood education in kindergartens and family daycare for children, as well as open day-care activities according to family circumstances and needs. Vaasa is a forerunner in Swedish language-immersion learning, and in addition to the main languages, there are also English-language kindergartens on offer.

  • It is natural for us to combine knowledge, languages and cultures. Vaasa is the second most international city in Finland.

  • A vibrant business structure is one of the key factors in Vaasa’s high employment rate. The employment situation in the Vaasa region is among the best in Finland. The income level is almost at the level of the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. The Vaasa region is the densest business area in Finland proportionally.

  • It is no coincidence that the people you meet on Vaasa’s streets seem surprisingly young, - every fifth resident is a university student. In relation to the population, Vaasa is Finland’s largest university city.

  • Vaasa has six youth clubs and a youth café. Rock School offers rock and pop lessons, including gigs and song writing for young people. Youth council influences the decision making in Vaasa.