Minna Canth and day of equality 19.3.
Minna Canth (1844–1897) was a Finnish writer and societal influencer. Canth’s life work has greatly influenced Finland’s development as a frontrunner in equality and education. Canth is the first Finnish woman to have her own flag-flying day.
Equality and equitable treatment are basic rights that ensure non-discrimination and equal opportunities to all. The University of Vaasa Equality Work Group promotes equitable treatment among all genders by reinforcing equality-positive atmosphere and sustaining shared equality documents.