Kanta panel for organisations

Kanta panel for organisations

The Kanta panel for organisations is a development and advocacy group. The panel consists of representatives of various NGOs and it participates in the development of the Kanta Services. The organisations on the panel work to highlight the needs and perspectives of their members.

What is the Kanta panel for organisations?

The Kanta panel for organisations is a development and advocacy group that participates in the development of the Kanta services. The Kanta panel for organisations gathers together citizens’ perspectives, so its views are of paramount importance. The panel collects experiences and observations, and produces data to support the development of Kanta.

The Kanta panel for organisations is a great opportunity to have a say, give feedback and develop ideas together with other panel members. The panel also serves as an information channel: it is used to share the latest information about the development of the Kanta.

Who are the members of the Kanta panel for organisations?

The Kanta panel for organisations consists of representatives of various NGOs who represent the perspectives and needs of their own members. Twenty organisations are on the panel, representing a wide range of different citizen groups. Several patient organisations as well as organisations for families with children and for the elderly are involved, for example.

The size of the panel is limited to 20 organisations to ensure that discussion can take place.

How does the Kanta panel for organisations convene?

The Kanta panel for organisations meets twice a year. Recently, panel meetings have been held remotely. In the future, the aim is to hold some of the meetings in person. Between the meetings, communications are maintained between the Kanta services and the organisations involved through bulletins or surveys, for example.

How do organisations get onto the Kanta panel for organisations?

The term of office of the current Kanta panel for organisations will continue until the end of 2023. The call for participants for the next term of the Kanta panel for organisations will be announced on our website and social media channels.

In addition to the Kanta panel for organisations, the Kanta services have their own networks for health care and social welfare professionals and for data system providers, among others.

Last updated 26.4.2023