<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Wed, 3 Nov 2021 17:27:09 +0200 Copyright City of Tampere webmaster@tampere.fi (Webmaster) City of Tampere https://www.tampere.fi/images/vaakuna.png 76 85 https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html <![CDATA[The City of Action strategy shows the direction for the future of the City of Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/11/26112021_1.html Tampere's new strategy The City of Action was approved by the City Council on 15 November 2021. The strategy describes the future strategic intent of the City Council and summarises the guidelines according to which the city will be developed in the coming years. The strategy goes up to 2030.

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Fri, 26 Nov 2021 08:25:39 +0200
<![CDATA[Tampere Loves Students – Students’ well-being tour gets going in November]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/11/01112021_2.html This year, November is dedicated for students’ well-being and encounters. Together with the Tampere Universities’ community, the City of Tampere has gathered together the city’s student-friendly services and encourages students to explore them by themselves or in a group.

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Mon, 1 Nov 2021 19:32:57 +0200
<![CDATA[The new building for Olkahinen Comprehensive School has been completed]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/10/29102021_1.html The new school building of Olkahinen Comprehensive School on Jenseninkatu has been opened. Students started their school day in the new school premises on Monday, 25 October 2021.

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Fri, 29 Oct 2021 12:23:56 +0300
<![CDATA[E-invoicing of the city will become more simplified – the customers must renew their e-invoicing and direct payment agreements]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/10/11102021_1.html The City of Tampere will renew and harmonise its e-invoicing. Invoicing practices related to e-invoices and direct payments will change on 20 October 2021, and this change requires measures from the customers. In the future, the customer only needs to make one agreement for receiving invoices from the city. The new agreement will cover all the services invoiced by the city, with the exception of invoices sent by Tampere Water.

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Mon, 11 Oct 2021 15:42:14 +0300
<![CDATA[COVID-19 pop-up vaccinations at two of Tredu’s largest campuses]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/09/08092021_1.html There will be pop-up vaccinations at two of Tampere Vocational College Tredu’s largest campuses. Vaccinations at Hepolamminkatu are given on Monday, 13 September 2021, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vaccinations at Santalahdentie are given on Tuesday, 14 September 2021, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Wed, 8 Sep 2021 17:14:10 +0300
<![CDATA[Higher education students can get vaccinated at pop-up stations at the Tampere University and TAMK]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/09/03092021_2.html Higher education students studying in Tampere can get vaccinated at pop-up stations at the Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences.

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Fri, 3 Sep 2021 16:45:07 +0300
<![CDATA[COVID-19 vaccinations for 12–15-year-olds in Tampere to be organised mainly in schools ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/08/12082021_1.html In Tampere, 12–15-year-old pupils in basic education will mainly receive their COVID-19 vaccinations in school. Vaccinations will begin in the week beginning 16 August 2021. More precise information on vaccination times and places will be provided in Wilma on a school-by-school basis. Details about carrying out vaccinations in Orivesi will be given no later than the week beginning 16 August 2021.

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Thu, 12 Aug 2021 16:22:19 +0300
<![CDATA[School and day care centre construction projects advance: New day care centre in Lielahti ready in early August ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/08/10082021_1.html A new day care centre in Lielahti with room for 160 children has been completed in Tampere at the beginning of August. The new day care centre is located at Ollinojankatu 6 on the same plot where the previous Lielahti day care centre was demolished a few years ago.

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Tue, 10 Aug 2021 09:49:58 +0300
<![CDATA[School Starts in Tampere on Tuesday 10 August 2021]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/08/06082021_1.html Tampere welcomes nearly 2,200 first graders this autumn. The school year will begin at Tampere’s comprehensive schools on Tuesday 10 August 2021. All grades will begin the school year in contact teaching at their own schools.

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Fri, 6 Aug 2021 12:28:27 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere has lots of open appointments for coronavirus vaccination – schedules and locations are changing]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/07/29072021_1.html Coronavirus vaccinations are progressing at a good pace in all age groups in Tampere, but many are still unvaccinated. Approximately ten thousand people under the age of 40 are still not protected. There are lots of appointments available for coronavirus vaccination in both the Ratina and the Tampere Exhibition and Sports Centre (Messukeskus) vaccination unit. You can also get your vaccine without an appointment. We recommend making an appointment online.

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Thu, 29 Jul 2021 16:25:37 +0300
<![CDATA[Animation talking about the activities of the City of Tampere in 2020]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/04/28042021_2.html An animated video concerning the activities and finances of the City of Tampere in 2020 has been produced. The animation illustrates the most important issues of the year.

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Wed, 28 Apr 2021 14:30:49 +0300
<![CDATA[Pellervo day care centre, pre-primary education and grades 1 and 2 under the same roof]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/31032021_1.html The new Pellervo day care centre and school is about to open in the Kaleva district of Tampere. The Pellervo day care centre was the first to move to the new building in March. Pre-primary education and school will start to operate in the Pellervo facilities next August.

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Wed, 31 Mar 2021 12:27:39 +0300
<![CDATA[Remote teaching continues in secondary and upper secondary schools until Easter]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/29032021_1.html The City of Tampere has decided that grades 7–9 of basic education as well as upper secondary schools will continue with remote teaching until 5 April 2021. The decision follows the recommendation made by the Tampere Region Pandemic Control Group on 23 March.

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Mon, 29 Mar 2021 15:44:16 +0300
<![CDATA[Application period for early childhood education places available in the autumn begins]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/08032021_1.html The application period for early childhood education and open early education clubs available in August 2021 in Tampere will start on 8 March 2021. The application period ends on 28 March 2021.

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Mon, 8 Mar 2021 09:27:52 +0200
<![CDATA[Higher grades in basic education and secondary schools in Tampere will switch to remote teaching on 8–28 March 2021]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/03/05032021_1.html On 1 March 2021, a state of emergency was declared in Finland. The Ministry of Social Affairs and Health has sent a letter with new instructions to hospital districts, which arrived at the beginning of this week. According to the new instructions, the spreading phase measures must be adopted regardless of the epidemiologic key figures for the area.

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Fri, 5 Mar 2021 10:44:10 +0200
<![CDATA[Pupils commencing grades one and two: applications are now being accepted to morning and afternoon activities as well as Eppu club activities]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/01/07012021_2.html The application period for morning and afternoon activities and for Eppu club activities for the next school year 2021–2022 in Tampere has begun. This application period concerns children who are currently participating in preschool education who will start school in August 2021. Furthermore, this application period concerns first grade pupils who will commence in second grade in August 2021. Applications must be submitted by 22 January 2021.

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Thu, 7 Jan 2021 11:02:21 +0200
<![CDATA[Preschool education enrolment has begun in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2021/01/07012021_1.html Enrolment for children starting preschool next autumn has begun in Tampere. The enrolment for preschool and supplementary activities takes place through the City of Tampere website and must be completed by 22 January 2021.

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Thu, 7 Jan 2021 10:29:43 +0200
<![CDATA[Students of universities of applied sciences will transfer to using the services of FSHS]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/12/16122020_2.html The students of Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK) and Police University College will transfer from using the City of Tampere’s Student Health Care services to using the Finnish Student Health Service’s (FSHS) services from 1 January 2021 onwards.

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Wed, 16 Dec 2020 11:58:11 +0200
<![CDATA[Joy and sense of community created with 13 crowdfunding campaigns in Tampere – the city challenges everyone to participate in supporting the campaigns]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/12/04122020_2.html This autumn, 13 operators in Tampere will launch their crowdfunding campaigns in order to fulfil their dreams. These campaigns aim to help special groups as well as promote hobby opportunities and a sense of community. The city support the Mun Tampere campaigns and challenges everyone to participate in supporting them. The campaigns have their own page in the Mesenaatti.me crowdfunding service: mesenaatti.me/mun-tampere.

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Fri, 4 Dec 2020 11:30:14 +0200
<![CDATA[Tougher restrictions imposed in Pirkanmaa - face masks to be used in primary and secondary schools and at workplaces]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/25112020_1.html Pirkanmaa’s Pandemic Control Group issued tougher coronavirus restrictions on 24 November 2020 as the coronavirus situation in Pirkanmaa has worsened considerably during the past two weeks.

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Wed, 25 Nov 2020 13:16:22 +0200
<![CDATA[Robots have entered the school world to stay]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/20112020_1.html In 2018, the first humanoid robot Elias arrived at the Tammelan koulu school with the Smart Tampere Digitalization Program experiment. Its jovial nature, encouraging teaching style and smooth moves instantly appealed to both pupils and teachers.

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Fri, 20 Nov 2020 13:31:44 +0200
<![CDATA[The voting stage of participatory budgeting has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/11/03112020_1.html Voting in participatory budgeting in Tampere takes place on 1–30 November 2020. The citizens of Tampere vote for the utilisation of EUR 450,000 for the benefit of children and young people. The project includes 120 proposals. Citizens get to choose and vote for the proposal of their choosing. All proposals can be viewed on the mun.tampere.fi website where the voting takes place. All citizens of Tampere who are 12 years of age or older this year are eligible to vote.

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Tue, 3 Nov 2020 10:55:22 +0200
<![CDATA[The international architectural competition for Sara Hildén Art Museum’s new building to launch]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/31082020_1.html An international architectural competition for the Sara Hildén Art Museum’s new building has been launched. The competition is organised in cooperation with the Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, the Sara Hildén Foundation and the City of Tampere. The architectural competition lasts from 31 August to 2 December 2020, and the results will be published in early 2021.

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Mon, 31 Aug 2020 10:32:06 +0300
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere and Tampere universities strengthen their strategic cooperation]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/21082020_1.html The City of Tampere, Tampere University and Tampere University of Applied Sciences are developing a more systematic and long-running cooperation. The purpose of this partnership agreement is to enforce international cooperation, attract international talent, promote employment and develop student services, among other things.

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Fri, 21 Aug 2020 11:15:38 +0300
<![CDATA[New Mustametsä day-care centre to be opened in August]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/08/11082020_1.html Two new day-care centres of the City of Tampere will be inaugurated at the beginning of August: The Mustametsä day-care centre in Nekala and the Hippos day-care centre in Kissanmaa. In addition, several other day-care centre and school construction and renovation projects are under way in different areas of the city.

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Tue, 11 Aug 2020 14:48:12 +0300