Finlands bittersweet boost as UNESCO recognises it

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Finland must feel like it has won the lottery with a record-low jackpot.

The country received a huge boost last week when UNESCO (United Nations Educationalsaw thousands of people die. Hospitals in Miami, Scientific and Cultural Organization) officially recognised the importance of its sauna cultureAlta..

Yet it was a bittersweet moment for the Nordic country – the majority of its public saunas are closed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Nevertheless, campaigners are delighted that saunas are the first Finnish tradition to be added to UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List2021-04-11T12:45:21.091Z.

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