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Projects

By using the search tool on the right-hand column, you will find the ongoing projects and projects completed in 2012 - 2017, as well as other central projects that have been completed earlier.

The search results are listed according to the order of which website has been published last, with the newest website listed at the top.

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Finnish Regional Emission Scenario model FRES

The most important national level tool is the Finnish Regional Emission Scenario model (FRES), which has been developed in cooperation with the Finnish Meteorological Institute FMI and The National In...

The Finnish Inventory Programme for the Underwater Marine Environment, VELMU

VELMU collects data on the occurrence of underwater marine biotopes, species and communities in Finland’s marine waters. The programme contributes to the Baltic marine protection and to the sustainabl...

Intermediaries in the energy transition: The invisible work of creating markets for sustainable energy solutions (TRIPOD)

TRIPOD will empirically analyze innovation intermediaries and specify the concepts and analytical tools relevant for intermediation in the context of the ongoing energy transition, i.e., the shift to ...

Requalifying matter: nutrient recycling, pollution control and the shifting economies of fertilisation (QUMARE)

The QUMARE project analyses the promotion of nutrient recycling by focusing on the policy interventions that are to transform manure into a resource and its nutrients into a commodity

Keeping the Arctic White: Regulatory Options for Reducing Short-Lived Climate Forcers in the Arctic (WHITE)

Short-lived climate forcers (SLCFs) include black carbon, methane, tropospheric ozone and some hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs). These pollutants have a significant short-term warming influence on the climat...

GAINS and EMEP modelling in the Russian Federation: further developments at the regional level (GAINS Russia)

This project initiative is based on the established cooperation within integrated assessment modelling between Nordic parties – IVL (Sweden), SYKE (Finland), MET Norway (Norway) and JSC SRI Atmosphere...

Environmental impact assessment of airborne particulate matter: the effects of abatement and management strategies (BATMAN)

The overarching aim of this study is to provide new quantitative and reliable information on the optimal procedures for the reduction of PM air pollution and the associated environmental burden of dis...

Understanding the link between Air pollution and Distribution of related Health Impacts and Welfare in the Nordic countries (NordicWelfAir)

The overall aim of the research is to further understand the link between air pollution levels and chemical composition and to investigate and assess the effects of air pollution on the distribution o...

Impacts of Terrestrial Organic Matter Loading on Lake Food Webs and Human Health - Challenges for Environmental Regulation (TERLA consortium)

The objectives of the TERLA research consortium are to examine the impacts caused by terrestrial organic matter on lake food webs and human health and provide science-based knowledge for evaluating an...

Programme for Finland’s Water Sector Support to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (FinWaterWEI II)

The overall objective of the Programme is to enhance water security in Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and the related region through equitable and integrated management of water resources. The Programme aims ...

Formation of Decision-Making System Aimed at Ecological and Economic Development of Issyk-Kul Lake's Territory Based on Results of Environment Monitoring (KGZ-Water / Issyk-Kul)

The main goal of the project is the creation of a system for reasonable environmental decision-making on the basis of a pilot area - Issyk-Kul Oblast (Issyk-Kul Lake) through improvement of environmen...

Capacity building on surface water quality monitoring in Tajikistan (TJK-Water)

The overall objective (intended long-term impact) of the Project is to increase the capacity of Tajik authorities to provide reliable environmental information of surface water quality both for the ci...

Reindeer Herding GIS and Tools for Land Use Planning (TOKAT)

Reindeer Herding GIS and Tools for Land Use Planning (TOKAT)

New and innovative low-carbon business generates competitive advantage for companies and municipalities (VÄLKE)

The huge potential of energy saving, energy efficiency and renewable energy sources is already recognized. The benefits are various. About 70 % of energy consumed in Finland is imported causing a defi...

Framework for developing companies’ environmental life-cycle impacts

Objectives of the project are to develop life-cycle assessment (LCA) clinics to a fully processed concept and framework enabling the identification and evaluation of environmental impacts in a value c...

Urban Zones Applied in Planning (Urban Zone 3)

Urban Zone 3 project is dealing with the future development of the urban form in Finnish urban regions. Travel-related urban zone method is applied in various planning cases of different-sized Finnish...

Change in Business Ecosystems for Local Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency - Better Energy Services for Consumers (USE)

The consortium creates an understanding of transition in the area of sustainable energy by taking an integrated approach to examining developments regarding renewable energy and energy efficiency. Sp...

Pathways linking uncertainties in model projections of climate and its effects (PLUMES)

PLUMES, a 4-year consortium project, aims to improve the treatment of key uncertainties in climate change impact, adaptation and vulnerability analysis, with a focus on Finland and two sectors, agricu...

COST-Innovations in climate governance (INOGOV)

The COST Action helps building the capacity for innovating in climate governance by identifying effective ways of stimulating and diffusing policy and governance innovations, building a stronger evalu...

Farming culture in transition to sustainable agriculture - a practice approach

The research project examines changes in cultivation practices at Finnish farms after Finland’s inclusion in the EU in 1995. Using practice theory, the project aims at identifying reasons behind the a...


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