YLE the national broadcaster of Finland has confirmed to Eurovoix.com that they will not take part in Junior Eurovision 2014. Finland was one of a number of countries named back in December as attending a meeting with the EBU about taking part in future editions of Junior Eurovision. Finland has previously expressed an interest in taking part in Junior Eurovision for a number of years.
Kaisa Hilden from YLE’s Communication Department told us that:
I checked from Minna-Mari Parkkinen (Head of Yle Culture and Entertainment)and she told that Yle is not going to participate in Junior Eurovision2014.
So far a total of 10 countries are confirmed to take part in Junior Eurovision 2014.