Promoting family care services for the elderly in sparsely populated regions in Lapland and Koillismaa.
Projects & Practice
Communities coming together to collaboratively develop locally suited, innovative actions to mitigate climate change in rural Finland.
A project to help keep elderly people living at home safe and happy.
A community centre used support from the rural development programme to enhance its services and premises in order not to exclude people with Dementia.
A project that aimed to mobilise society, build inter-generational cooperation and promote the region’s culinary tradition as means to preserve its cultural heritage.
Supporting co-operation and knowledge sharing to tackle eutrophication in a vulnerable lake system.
Bringing together public authorities, research institutes and farmers to explore low carbon emission production models in agriculture.
A project to give a voice to rural youth, to hear and publish their stories and to make them visible in society and its decision-making process.
Training on small-scale water retention was provided to the staff of relevant regional authorities in order to confront the impact of climate change at regional level.