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Theme page on food published by FSD

For a long time, there was fairly little awareness of Finnish cuisine outside of Finland, but its appreciation abroad has grown along with the interest in simple, fresh, locally produced, organic food. The culinary scene in Finland is expanding, and many skilled chefs have reinvented traditionally humble Finnish dishes and made them fit to be served in Michelin-starred restaurants.

However, the everyday eating habits of the public at large may tell a different story altogether. Data on our new theme page shed light on the eating habits, diets, and nutrition of Finns as well as their views on food aid and consumer choices relating to food. New data theme pages will continue to be released every month until the conclusion of FSD’s centenary project and the publication of the final centenary theme page entitled Life in a 100-year-old Finland on the eve of Finland’s Independence Day, 5 December.

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See the previous theme of the month: Crime.

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Mon 14 May 2018

CESSDA: CESSDA lays the ground for further work on persistent identifiers in relation to FAIR principles

At a collocated event during the 11th RDA Plenary Meeting, on 21-23 March 2018 in Berlin, experts from the CESSDA PID Task Force laid the ground for future work on persistent identifiers.

Mon 14 May 2018

CESSDA: CESSDA is hiring a Technical Officer!

We are looking to hire a Technical Officer to work at CESSDA Main Office in Bergen, Norway.

Thu 26 Apr 2018

CESSDA: New FNESdata portal provides a new way to compare election study data in Finland

The new FNESdata Longitudinal Survey Metadata Portal of the Finnish Social Science Data Archive (FSD) allows users to examine the variables in the combined data of four Finnish National Election Studies (2013–2015).

Wed 25 Apr 2018

CESSDA: First “train the trainers” workshop provides new skills on research data management

The first "train the trainers" workshop on the RDM Expert Tour Guide took place on the 12 and 13 April in Ljubljana, organised by the local CESSDA Service Provider ADP. It trained trainers on how to use the guide as a base for introducing researchers to the various activities of research data management.

Tue 10 Apr 2018

CESSDA: Results of the CESSDA SaW project highlighted on European Commission CORDIS website

The results of the CESSDA SaW project have been published on the European Commission's CORDIS website.

Wed 28 Mar 2018

CESSDA: Survey reveals user satisfaction with Finnish archive's services and data

Customers seem to be satisfied with the services and data offered by our Finnish Service Provider.

Thu 8 Mar 2018

CESSDA: High attendance by researchers and trainers at CESSDA Love Data Management webinar

During the Love Data Week, some of the experts who developed the CESSDA Expert Tour Guide on Data Management, took an audience of 269 participants from 29 different countries on a short virtual tour (webinar) through the guide.

Mon 5 Mar 2018

CESSDA: CESSDA’s joint innovation projects deliver first results

Since 2015, CESSDA Service Providers work together on innovation projects and now these joint activities start paying off.

Mon 5 Mar 2018

CESSDA: Join CESSDA’s first “Train the Trainers Workshop” in April on Data Management

CESSDA is holding a “Train the Trainers Workshop” on its Expert Tour Guide on Data Management on 12-13 April 2018 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Wed 14 Feb 2018

CESSDA: Two years on, a stronger and broader CESSDA

The CESSDA SaW Horizon 2020 project is a success story for CESSDA ERIC. It focused on strengthening and widening national social science data service providers.