Dialogue

We offer to facilitate dialogue discussions that aim to increase mutual understanding of the needs and views of the participants. Our aim is to make sure that everyone has a space and opportunity to share their experiences and thinking during a dialogue. Facilitated dialogue can also help participants to explore each others viewpoints, both their similarities and differences.

Akordi facilitated a dialogue between the finnish Minister of Education and the sami youth in Helsinki 14.11.2017. Dialogue addressed the current situation of the sami language and culture in Finland. The young shared their experiences about the meaning of their language for their identity, the loss and regain of their language and also about the present state of the language.