Schools and Students on the Move – A Finnish initiative

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Schools and Students on the Move – A Finnish initiative

Schools and Students on the Move – A Finnish initiative

Type of item
Guides & Tools
Country
Finland
Languages

English

Provider
Provider (English)
EU-OSHA
Provider (Original)
EU-OSHA

Description

This article presents two programmes implemented in Finland addressing the need to increase physical activity among school-age children. The Finnish Schools on the Move programme is one of the key projects in the field of knowledge and education in the Government Programme of Finland. The aim of the programme is to achieve more active and pleasant school days.

This article presents two programmes implemented in Finland addressing the need to increase physical activity among school-age children. The Finnish Schools on the Move programme is one of the key projects in the field of knowledge and education in the Government Programme of Finland. The aim of the programme is to achieve more active and pleasant school days.

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Language of original language description

English

Other data

Hazards
Static postures - sitting
Health effects
Back pain or injury
Upper limb disorders
Lower limb disorders
MSDs unspecified
Worker groups covered (vulnerable groups etc.)
Children / schoolchildren
Prevention measures
Simple tips and measures
Exercises
Purpose of the material
General information
Awareness raising
Guidance
Target audience
All (no specific target audience)
Year
2020