Ms. Riikka Suhonen

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Name: Ms. Riikka Suhonen
Country: Finland
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Organisation: University of Helsinki
Topics of most interest: Global Education as a whole, Citizenship education , Development education, Environmental education, Human rights education, Multi- Intercultural, anti-racist education, Peace education, Social justice education, Sustainable development education
Types of education of most interest: Secondary, Higher education, Adult education, Comparative education, Non formal education, Youth work and direct engagement of young people
Preference for research approach: Theoretical / conceptual research, Empirical research, Comparative research
Preference for research focusing on: Curriculum, Pedagogy, Policy, Teacher education
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Recent publications:

Riikka Suhonen, Antti Rajala, Hannele Cantell & Arto Kallioniemi (2023) From training workers to educating global citizens: how teachers view their opportunities of addressing controversial global issues in vocational education, Journal of Vocational Education & Training, DOI: 10.1080/13636820.2023.2266727

Suhonen, R., Cantell, H., Rajala, A., & Kallioniemi, A. (2023). Opettajien näkemyksiä globaalien aiheiden käsittelystä toisen asteen ammatillisessa koulutuksessa Suomessa. Ammattikasvatuksen aikakauskirja, 24(4), 46–63.

Suhonen, R., Kylänpää, V., Posti-Ahokas, H., Piipponen, O., & Kasa, T. (2022). Global Education Digest 2022: Suomi. In ANGEL. (Ed.), Global Education Digest 2022 (Fifth Edition ed., pp. 61-78). Development Education Research Centre DERC.

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