Socially inclusive food supplies for the Swedish Sámi community.
Projects & Practice
A CAP-funded educational programme raises awareness about agriculture among school students and creates a new income stream for farms as providers of educational services.
CAP funds help Finnish farmers better understand carbon sequestration best practices.
An app to favour social integration and use of services by newcomers.
Robotics to improve rural SMEs’ competitiveness.
A cooperation project to develop an innovative, area-specific model of nature conservation advisory services.
In response to the seasonal work force crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, this project helped to provide counselling and guidance services related to employment issues via multiple communication channels.
The project aim was for the Lauhanvuori-Hämeenkangas region to reach UNESCO Global Geopark status and this was achieved in summer 2020. Through project activities regional municipalities, Metsähallitus, Natural Resources Institute Finland, companies, associations, educational institutions and individual residents have worked together to develop the region and to construct a sustainable nature tourism destination.
The ReWI project inspires young people to examine entrepreneurship from the perspective of the circular economy. The project has opened up a wide range of opportunities for young people, resulting in 40 new circular economy enterprises.