The Prime Minister’s Office is responsible for the Tietokayttoon.fi website. It is maintained by the Government Communications Department at the Prime Minister’s Office.
The site offers information and news for those interested in the Government's analysis, assessment and research activities. The site provides information about analysis, assessment and research activities and gives news about topical issues, projects in progress and competed projects and explains how to apply for analysis, assessment and research funding It also lists the publications that have been published following the implementation of the government plan for analysis, assessment and research.
If you have any questions or wish to submit feedback about the web service, please use this form. We can respond to feedback and questions only if contact details are provided on the form (e-mail address or name and address). Contact will primarily be by e-mail. All official correspondence must be sent to the Government Registry: firstname.lastname@example.org
Web browsers and terminal devices
The website uses responsive design and the content adapts to the used device. The pages are best viewed with the latest browser versions. The website can be viewed with earlier browser versions but then you might not be able to make full use of all the service features available.
Downloading and reader applications
To read the PDF files, you need the Adobe Acrobat Reader program.
To read ePUB files, you need a reader application supported by your device.
The website also contains direct webcasts and video recordings, which are provided in the form of live streamings from a separate server and are adaptable to the device in use.
The Prime Minister’s Office, or any other named information provider, owns the copyright to the texts, photographs and video material published on the website. This means that the copyright of press releases, for example, is always held by the issuing organisation.
All text material can be used freely and linked to in proper context and provided that reference is made to the original source. Use of text material for commercial purposes requires prior agreement with the Prime Minister’s Office.
The Prime Minister’s Office disseminates photographs and other materials on analysis, assessment and research topics and network events also on Flickr, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
The Prime Minister’s Office holds the right of use to the photographs and other materials, unless otherwise stated in connection with the material. The Prime Minister’s Office’s own photographs can be used in connection with news and other information dissemination purposes. Other uses, such as in education materials and textbooks, are also possible.
The photographer and holder of the right of use must be acknowledged in connection with the image or other material. The photographs and other materials may not be manipulated or altered without permission, utilised inappropriately or contrary to accepted morality and behaviour, or adopted for marketing, advertising or any other commercial purposes. Users may not transfer publication rights to a third party.
The Prime Minister's Office is responsible for the website. Each organisation is responsible for the contents of the press releases and other materials they have released for publication.
Every effort is made to keep information on the website up-to-date and accurate.
The Prime Minister’s Office is not responsible for any losses or damage suffered by users due to possible errors on the site. Nor is the Ministry responsible for any harm caused by technical problems or any material published by external parties and linked to the website.
On this website, the Prime Minister's Office has the right, but is under no obligation, to monitor and edit the content of texts in parts of the site where users post or transfer messages.
The Prime Minister's Office is not responsible for the content of such messages, irrespective of whether legislation on copyright, defamation or privacy protection or any other acts apply to such messages. At its discretion, the Prime Minister’s Office can remove any user-posted material it considers inappropriate from its website.
The Prime Minister's Office does not pay compensation for the use of this website or for any information that users may provide through it. Users grant the Prime Minister’s Office unrestricted, global rights free of any charge to use and edit any such materials.
The Prime Minister's Office cannot guarantee the confidentiality of messages sent through an open information network. Users should avoid sending confidential information via e-mail.
No material on this website can be deemed an offer, request or commitment that is binding on the Prime Minister's Office.
Handling of personal data
Under the Personal Data Act, the Prime Minister’s Office is committed to protecting the privacy and personal data of visitors to the website. We do not collect data that would enable the identification of individual visitors.
Information is only collected on how users access and use the website. This information is then used for developing the website services. Such data includes
• pages viewed
• IP address
• web browser and operating system.
The Prime Minister's Office only keeps a record of contacts and other details given by the users themselves, in order to be able to answer any requests for contact, or questions or feedback.
The website has links to the websites of third parties and so called social extensions (e.g. Twitter social plug-ins). Any third party extensions or plug-ins on this website are downloaded from their respective servers. This website does not send information on its users through social extensions.
Further information on the website is available from the Government Policy Analysis Unit at vnteas(at)vnk.fi.
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