NP lappeen Ranta

ESN Finland news - Fri, 23/02/2018 - 20:36

Date: 9 Mar 2018 to 11 Mar 2018

Welcome to the beautiful Skinnarila!

In the heart of lappeen Ranta's student life we will have ESN Finland's National Platform. The event starts at 17:00 on Friday and the going doesn't stop until the weekend is almost gone at 15:00 on Sunday. During the weekend you will experience plenaries, workshops, sauna, sitsit and more!

According to our statutes the agenda will include at least the following:

  1. Opening of the meeting. Election of the chair, secretary, two scrutinisers and, if necessary, two vote counters;
  2. Legality and quorum of the meeting;
  3. Approving the agenda for the meeting;
  4. Election of President of the National Board;
  5. Deciding the number of National Board members and election of National Board members;
  6. Transferring bank account rights to the new National Board;
  7. Action plan, budget and membership fee for the following year are determined;
  8. Possible amendments to statutes

The participation fee is 40€ and will cover the essential food, accommodation and the various activities during the weekend. We can guarantee 3 spots per section, but feel free to register as many participants as you wish, since the chances of getting extra spots are high. Please provide a priority list to, e.g. "1. Bilbo Baggins, 2. Gandalf Gray, 3. Sauron" by the registration deadline, which is on Sunday 25th of February at 23:59.

Pack up your stuff and aim for the east border, see you in lappeen Ranta!

ESN Lappeenranta


(Due to long lost knowledge and teekkarijokes, for all purposes Lappeenranta is spelled as lappeen Ranta.)

Categories: ESN Finland

Open Call for National Board 2018-2019

ESN Finland news - Wed, 07/02/2018 - 21:49

Dear sections and ESNers in Finland,


The board of ESN Finland hereby opens the call for the new National Board for the mandate from 1.6.2018 until 31.5.2019.

​The National Board members are selected in the following order, set by the Standing orders:

  • President

  • Vice-President

  • National Representative

  • Treasurer

  • Partnership Manager

  • Web Project Administrator

  • Communication Manager


Good skills for all applicants are at least the following:

  • Dedication and motivation for the task

  • Good social and cooperation skills

  • Fluency in English

  • Ability to travel many times during his/her mandate (concerns especially the NR)

  • Good communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to be diplomatic and leave own personal opinions aside


Task specific information and the application form can be found here:​ 

There will be an opportunity to ask the current board members questions during a Facebook live broadcast on Saturday 10th of February from 4 till 6 pm. If you have questions but cannot join the Facebook live, you can of course also contact the board through other channels.


In order to apply, please send the application form and ESN CV to by 23:59 on the 2nd of March 2018.


Looking forward to receiving your applications!

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Skype NP I/2018

ESN Finland news - Sun, 07/01/2018 - 15:57

Dear sections,

I hereby invite you to ESN Finland’s Skype National Platform I/2018 that will be held on Sunday 21.1.2018 at 17:00.  

The agenda includes the following topics:

  • Electing a President for the National Board 2017-18
  • Amending the Standing Orders
  • Amending the English Statutes
  • Amending the Budget


You can find the amendment proposals and the agenda for the meeting here.

Every section can have one connection to the call. Please register your representatives through this link.

Please note that according to our Statutes, it is mandatory to participate in all the NPs or delegate the section’s vote. Every section needs to provide the NB with a delegation form by 20th of January at 23:59. You can find the forms here.

Hear you in couple of weeks!


On behalf of the NB,

Noora Hautala

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ESN proudly presents: Social Inclusion Days!

ESN Finland blog - Mon, 04/12/2017 - 20:50

A blog post by Daniela Mård, National ExchangeAbility Coordinator.

Categories: ESN Finland