Promoting family care services for the elderly in sparsely populated regions in Lapland and Koillismaa.
Projects & Practice
A project to help keep elderly people living at home safe and happy.
In order to strengthen and expand the function of a community café as a focal point of the village community, the outdoor area of the old school hosting the café was rebuilt and designed in such a way that community events can be held outdoors.
Supporting co-operation and knowledge sharing to tackle eutrophication in a vulnerable lake system.
The largest inter-territorial cooperation project in Finland for 2014-2020, aims to promote cultural heritage as a vehicle for tourism development.
Establishing a network of local integration actors between partner regions and offering them an opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences.
A feasibility study was launched in order to set the foundations for turning an ancient crater lake into a driver for local development.
An on-demand local bus service, ‘Bwcabus’, tailored to the needs of rural passengers has helped improve accessibility, reduced car dependency and assisted in lifting rural communities out of deprivation.