HOW TO MAINTAIN CULTURAL FOOD HERITAGE?
THERE ARE MANY ETHNIC RESTAURANTS IN OULU. Many refugee´s also consider it fairly easy to maintain their cultural food heritage. Here are some examples of restaurants that represent a certain nationality and it`s cultural foods: Pizzeria da mario, italian. Restaurant el sabor, spanish. Phuket thai takeaway, thai. Hanko sushi, japanese. Hai long, chinese Nagraja oy (Garam masala), indian. Restaurant huvila, french. Restaurant zakuska, russian
Villa Victor is the most important place for enhancing ones’ own cultural heritage and also maintain one´s own and get help by own language. In Villa Victor you can learn English, Arabic, Sami, Russian and Finnish traditions like berry and mushroom excursion.
You can also get to know more about Oulu. It is possible to get help in these languages: Finnish, English, Arabic, Berber, French, Chinese, Japanese, Dari, Farsi, Kurdish, Sorani, Persian, Russian, Somali, Thai, Tigrinya, Vietnamese.
WHERE TO LEARN MORE OF THE FINNISH CULTURE?
In Vuolle Community College you can learn how to play finifh zither, accordion, and Finnish folk music in different ways. In Oulu Community College you can join Finnish traditional food course.
WHERE TO MAINTAIN ONE´S OWN CULTURAL HERITAGE?
In Vuolle Community College you can dance indian modern Bollywood- dance. In Oulu Community College you can learn to play ukulele and mandolin and also take part in a course called ETNO which combines different Asian, African and South American music and instruments. Oulu Community College also organises different ethnic food courses, eg. Now they have Chinese course Jiaozi.