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The Kalevi Sorsa Foundation is an independent and open social democratic think tank. The Foundation was established in the summer of 2005 and strives to promote interaction between research and politics.

The Foundation’s aim is to encourage public debate that promotes equality and democracy. The Foundation produces relevant information for public debate, policy preparations and political decision making, by organizing debates, seminars and through its own research and publications.

The Foundation’s research and development projects focus on a few topics that are topical and central to future challenges. The Foundation aims to promote public, ideological and political debate and exchange of ideas as well as bring forth new ideas and innovative solutions.

The Kalevi Sorsa Foundation supports democratisation and promotes economic knowledge and fair economic development in young democracies through its own development projects, grants and by supporting research, information and education.

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