Photo Exhibition with Rauli Virtanen: “Afghanistan – people and places”

Affisch Afghanistan A3 Cent 2

The Åland Islands Peace Institute is celebrating its 30th anniversary this autumn with an exhibition by foreign correspondent and photographer Rauli Virtanen, who has photographed many world events during his long career. Virtanen has been to Afghanistan several times, the first time in 1980.   The exhibition is on display at the Åland Museum of […]

A Peace Institute on Åland – Processes, motives and arguments 1981-1992

Framsida Rapport 2 2012

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Åland Islands Peace Institute, a report was published focusing on the work done on Åland during the 1980s, which led to the founding of the Institute. The process leading up to the establishment of the Peace Institute is characterised by different visions of the role of […]

Augustina Vasileva designed poster for 30th anniversary

30 År Gif

Take a look at this beautiful illustration that Avgustina has created for the Peace Institute’s 30th anniversary! For those staying in Mariehamn, the poster also lights up Storagatan during September and October.   Avgustina Vasileva is an Åland-based 2D visual artist, originally from Bulgaria. She aims to help with the communication of important ideas between organizations and […]