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Collaborative remedies for fragmented societies – facilitating the collaborative turn in environmental decision-making – CORE
Project | Published: 2018-07-10

The project  Collaborative remedies for fragmented societies – facilitating the collaborative turn in environ mental decision-making  (CORE), funded by Strategic Research...

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Scientific articles
Content page | Published: 2018-06-04

<h2>Zonation-relevant references (loosely grouped)</h2> <h3>Primarily methodological</h3> <h4>Oldest basic Zonation references</h4> <...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Zonation in Finland > Zonation software > Scientific articles
A future the planet can accommodate requires policy change in Finland as well
Press release | Published: 2018-05-30

The United Nations Agenda 2030 puts binding goals on countries for the promotion of sustainable well-being. However, research indicates that Finland cannot achieve these goals because our ecological s......

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Finland and sustainable well-being
Content page | Published: 2018-05-30

Respecting the limits of the earth is a prerequisite for the well-being of humanity. The circular economy, low carbon emissions, and securing biodiversity move society in a sustainable direction. Acc...

Finland and sustainable well-being
Helsinki builds steps towards the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
Press release | Published: 2017-12-08

A high-level international panel of scientific experts will convene in Helsinki on 12 and 13 December. It will prepare assessments based on research data and draw up recommendations to achieve the goa......

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Policy improvement (WP3)
Content page | Published: 2017-11-13

  Policy improvement (Work Package 3) Leader of the work package is German Environmental Agency (UBA). The work package consists of two groups of activities: 3.1 A...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Hazardous industrial chemicals in the IED BREFs (HAZBREF) > Work packages > Policy improvement (WP3)

Content page | Published: 2013-05-08

SYKE provides essential information and innovative solutions for building a sustainable society SYKE studies and evaluates the development paths of the society and their sustainability by co...

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Content page | Published: 2013-05-08

SYKE to become a carbon neutral organization by 2017 We will reduce emissions of the research vessel Aranda into the air We will reduce total carbon dioxide emissions of travelling ...

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Habitat Bank
Project | Published: 2016-06-30

The Habitat Bank of Finland, originating in a Helsinki Challenge awarded idea "Biodiversity NOW!", is an umbrella project analysing, developing and piloting the principles of ecological compensation ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Habitat Bank
New report on the development of Myanmar’s environmental administration completed with Finnish support
Press release | Published: 2016-05-25

Myanmar is undergoing industrialisation and urbanisation at a rapid pace. According to an assessment conducted by the Finnish Environment Institute, it is important to develop basic functions of Myanm......

Current > Press releases > New report on the development of Myanmar’s environmental administration completed with Finnish support
Coordinated and Integrated Permitting System (CIPS) in South Africa
Project | Published: 2015-12-18

Project Description The Overall Objective (intended long-term impact) of the Project was improved environmental governance in terms of enhanced service delivery of DEA by simplifying the environ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Coordinated and Integrated Permitting System (CIPS) in South Africa
Needs Assessment for the Effective Implementation of the Environmental Conservation Law in Myanmar
Project | Published: 2015-12-15

Detailed description of project Objectives of the assessment were three-fold: Carry out a comprehensive review of the Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) in Myanmar and an assessment o...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Needs Assessment for the Effective Implementation of the Environmental Conservation Law in Myanmar
Sustainability experimentation seminar in SYKE
Content page | Published: 2015-10-31

The seminar "Sustainability experimentation: interplay between grassroots and institutions", opened by Professor Stephen Zavestoski, and followed by presentations on experiments from a range of angles......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Intermediaries in the energy transition: The invisible work of creating markets for sustainable energy solutions (TRIPOD) > Sustainability experimentation seminar in SYKE
Intermediaries in the energy transition: The invisible work of creating markets for sustainable energy solutions (TRIPOD)
Project | Published: 2015-09-23

Project TRIPOD is a consortium project led by Aalto University, with SYKE and the Consumer Society Research Centre (CSRC) of the University of Helsinki as partners. TRIPOD will empirically ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Intermediaries in the energy transition: The invisible work of creating markets for sustainable energy solutions (TRIPOD)
Environmental social sciences
Content page | Published: 2017-05-26

© Photo: Jari Lyytimäki Understanding the causes, impacts and governance of environmental problems calls for social science approaches. SYKE engages in environmental social science r...

Research & Development > Environmental social sciences
SYKE researcher wins best paper award
News | Published: 2014-09-03

Dr Paula Kivimaa, a senior researcher at the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), was awarded the best paper prize at the 5th International Conference on Sustainability Transitions....

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Farming culture in transition to sustainable agriculture - a practice approach
Project | Published: 2014-08-26

Agricultural production needs to become sustainable. Currently prevalent agricultural practices cause not only significant environmental impacts but are in need of change in order to guarantee adequa...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Farming culture in transition to sustainable agriculture - a practice approach
Latest IPCC report: Climate change poses risks to the well-being of nature and people – but there are ways of mitigating these risks
Press release | Published: 2014-04-28

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has approved the second part of its Fifth Assessment Report (AR5), titled Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability, at the IPCC ......

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Research & Development > Climate change > Latest IPCC report: Climate change poses risks to the well-being of nature and people – but there are ways of mitigating these risks
Research & Development > Consumption and production > Latest IPCC report: Climate change poses risks to the well-being of nature and people – but there are ways of mitigating these risks
Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Latest IPCC report: Climate change poses risks to the well-being of nature and people – but there are ways of mitigating these risks
Research & Development > Water > Latest IPCC report: Climate change poses risks to the well-being of nature and people – but there are ways of mitigating these risks
ICP IM Network
Content page | Published: 2013-03-27

  ICP IM sites large map  (GIF) The following countries have continued data submission to the ICP IM data base during the period 2013–2017: Austria, Belarus, the Cze...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Monitoring > Integrated Monitoring > ICP IM Network
Ecosystem Services and Human Health - Argumenta Project
Project | Published: 2013-05-28

The project “Ecosystem services and human health” is jointly carried out by the Finnish Forest Research Institute and the Finnish Environment Institute during the years 2013–2014. The aim of this pro...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Ecosystem Services and Human Health - Argumenta Project

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