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Finnish Ontology for Public Administration Services (JUPO)


The Finnish Terminology Centre TSK was assigned the constructing of an ontology which connects to the JHS 145 User oriented service directory in the public services -recommendation.

Terminology project on the classification of social welfare services and client documents


The National Institute for Health and Welfare has commissioned terminology work from the Finnish Terminology Centre TSK to support the preparation of the classification of social welfare services. Because the classification is made for the first time in Finland, it is important to recognise and define the central concepts and give them term recommendations.

Social security terms


In 2007 Kela (the Social Insurance Institution of Finland) and the Finnish Terminology Centre TSK initiated a conjoint terminology project whose aim is to harmonize the terminology used in the communication concerning the social security provided by Kela. As a result of the project the Terminological Vocabulary of Kela will be created, which will be gradually expanded and updated.

Nordterm 2011 in Vaasa 7-10 June 2011


The Nordic cooperation forum Nordterm organizes an assembly every second year. The next assembly will be held 7—10 June 2011 in Vaasa, Finland. The main theme chosen for next year's conference is "Samarbetet ger resultat: från begreppskaos till överenskomna termer".

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