KAVI – National Audiovisual Institute

The National Audiovisual Institute (KAVI) is a central governmental agency under the Ministry of Education and Culture and was formed in January 2014. Its tasks include the preservation of films and television and radio programmes as well as research related to them, and the promotion of audiovisual culture. KAVI’s Department for Media Education and Audiovisual Media (MEKU) is responsible for the promotion and coordination of media education at a national level, and the supervision of the provision of audiovisual programmes in Finland from the perspective of protection of children.