War in Ukraine and the effects in Kuopio

The war situation between Russia and Ukraine causes effects to many operators and municipalities in Finland. Although the situation is peaceful in Finland, city has to be prepared to different circumstances. 

City of Kuopio follows the situation and, among other things, clarifies the readiness to receive refugees. City works in cooperation with the department of emergency services of Northern Savo

There are people with Ukrainian and Russian backgrounds living in Kuopio. It is important to remember, that we have to respect other people and can not accept any harassment or discrimination. 

Look for additional information about following subjects: 


* When you arrive from Ukraine to Kuopio
* How individual citizens can help Ukraine and Ukrainians?
* How can you get help for worries about the Ukrainian situation?
* Anticipation for crisis situations by the city and citizens