Facebook post by University of Helsinki

Due to the worsened coronavirus situation, the crisis management team's authority is reinstated. The latest decisions are in effect until 16.1.2022. This post includes a summary. You can always find our full corona guidelines on this page. 👇 https://www.helsinki.fi/en/news/coronavirus-situation?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social_owned&utm_campaign=korona Work in the Helsinki region 🔹Remote work is recommended for all positions and duties where work can be done remotely. 🔹Teaching planned as on-site will be provided on-site. 🔹Meetings are to be held remotely unless face-to-face contact is required. Research in the Helsinki region 🔹Research that requires on-site presence can be conducted on the premises. 🔹In laboratories, special attention must be paid to health and safety. 🔹We recommend reintroducing a booking system for laboratories. Travel 🔹Travelling abroad is recommended only when absolutely necessary. Teaching and studying 🔹This period's teaching and exams will be carried out as planned. 🔹The planning of teaching in spring will continue as before, for now. 🔹Self-study facilities will be kept open, while observing safety guidelines. 🔹Student services can be offered remotely. Events 🔹Events will be held remotely where possible. 🔹Necessary events can be arranged on-site, while observing safety guidelines. 🔹Small team get-togethers scheduled to be held before Christmas can be held at the discretion of the supervisor or rescheduled. Face masks and the COVID-19 passport 🔹Protective face masks are to be worn on all University premises when not alone. 🔹Face masks must be worn in teaching and learning situations. 🔹The COVID-19 passport can be required to avoid enforcing restrictions.