From this page you can find all the relevant information regarding Covid-19 and how it will affect KY. We have concluded instructions for participants and event organizers, and tips on how to organize events safely in these exceptional times.
All events must comply with the safety regulations given by the Finnish authorities. Due to the swift changes regarding the epidemic situation, KY encourages its associations to follow the authorities’ recommendations regarding organizing events.
In the light of the evolving pandemic situation, KY have decided to close all KY premises for the time being.
The KY Office will move all possible functions to a remote format and recommends all associations to do the same.
All KY’s premises will be closed 2.12.2020-11.1.2021.
All gatherings should comply with the safety regulations given by the Finnish authorities. KY recommends wearing face masks in all public spaces, and urges everyone to put extra emphasis on hand hygiene and maintaining safe distances.
Contact the KY Office as soon as possible. The first persons to contact are Nina Pitkänen, Executive Director or Heikki Helaniemi the Chairman of the Board. You can find all the contact information here.
KY has decided to further specify our instructions for the event participants and the event organizers during this time. Here you can find all the instructions for event organizers, information about trainings, guidelines on how to determine Safety and Hygiene rating for an event and tips on how to organize events remotely.
From the bottom of the page you can find a checklist for event organizers and an anonymous feedback form, through which you can send feedback regarding these updates to the instructions as well as how you feel about organizing events during this time and how KY could help you during the Covid-19 pandemic.