10 Total Quotes

Tarja Halonen Quotes

It is people who are the objects of globalization and at the same time its subjects. What also follows logically from this is that globalization is not a law of nature, but rather a process set in train by people.
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Bleak natural conditions in the cold North have certainly helped teach us to work hard in order to survive and to take care of each other.
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Under-representation of women and other inequality among researchers is a problem that will not solve itself as women acquire competence.
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We are a model country where gender equality is concerned.
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The Finland of the 21st century can thrive only if women of learning - in common with their male counterparts - are guaranteed the opportunity to use their creative potential to the full.
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The goal of the EU is to form a region of freedom, security and justice. Freedom in this connection cannot be just the freedom of the strong, but it must be combined with fraternity and equality.
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Everyone must look beyond short-term national interests. This way we can achieve results that will be visible in our citizens' lives.
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