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SYKE Policy Brief: Ecological compensation needs to be used to secure biodiversity
Press release | Published: 2019-11-20

In ecological compensation local damage caused by construction or industry is offset by improving biodiversity elsewhere. The principle is that the compensation is paid by the one that causes the dama......

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Research & Development > Nature > SYKE Policy Brief: Ecological compensation needs to be used to secure biodiversity
Urban and regional planning with the young generation - URGENT
Project | Published: 2019-09-30

  In the transdisciplinary URGENT project, funded by the Academy of Finland  (9/2019-8/2023), we study whether and how bringing together urban and regional planning ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Urban and regional planning with the young generation - URGENT
Urbanisation
Content page | Published: 2019-07-11

The share of population living in cities and urban areas is increasing globally. Up to 70% of Finns already live in urban areas, while the global figure is over 50%. Urbanisation is often considered ...

Research & Development > Urbanisation
Forests promote health and well-being among school pupils
Press release | Published: 2018-08-30

Forests promote health and well-being among school pupils. The Finnish Environment Institute has made an analysis based on spatial data on the location of primary and secondary schools with relation t......

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Nature relationship of day care centres and schools
Content page | Published: 2018-09-11

Education supports the achievement of all of the goals of sustainable development put forward by the UN. According to the goal of education for sustainable development, all students on a global scale...

Finland and sustainable well-being > Nature relationship of day care centres and schools
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...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Collaborative remedies for fragmented societies – facilitating the collaborative turn in environmental decision-making – CORE
Scientific articles
Content page | Published: 2018-06-04

  Zonation-relevant references (loosely grouped)   newest zonation articles Incorporating landscape heterogeneity into multi-objective spatial ...

Research & Development > Nature > Specialist work > Zonation in Finland > Zonation software > Scientific articles
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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Research & Development > Built environment > Helsinki builds steps towards the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
Research & Development > Consumption and production > Helsinki builds steps towards the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
Research & Development > Nature > Helsinki builds steps towards the UN's Sustainable Development Goals
Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2018 project in Finland
Project | Published: 2017-07-27

Finnish Corine Land Cover 2018-project produce a satellite image mosaic, both raster and vector land cover databases and land cover changes databases. Databases will represent the land cover of the y...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2018 project in Finland
Finns value urban living
Press release | Published: 2017-06-20

According to the latest “Asukasbarometri” (Residents’ barometer) survey, more and more Finns want to live in an urban environment. Urbanisation is also seen in changes in life style such as the increa......

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Beyond MALPE-coordination: integrative envisioning - BEMINE
Project | Published: 2017-01-18

Beyond MALPE-coordination: integrative envisioning (BEMINE) aims to build upon the existing Finnish MALPE city-regional planning approach, which includes land use (M), housing (A), transport (L), ser...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Beyond MALPE-coordination: integrative envisioning - BEMINE
Environmental impacts of land use have been underestimated
Press release | Published: 2015-08-10

© Vesa Kuusava Environmental impacts of land use have been widely assessed in recent years. In particular, carbon footprints of food and bioenergy production have been studied. Envir......

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Research & Development > Climate change > Environmental impacts of land use have been underestimated
Reindeer Herding GIS and Tools for Land Use Planning (TOKAT)
Project | Published: 2015-04-30

  The main objective of the project is to support the achievement of land use solutions that are sustainable and fulfill multiple goals, and to enhance harmonious coexistence and rewa...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Reindeer Herding GIS and Tools for Land Use Planning (TOKAT)
Sustainable Acceptable Mining (SAM)
Project | Published: 2014-10-27

Panu Juntunen at SAM seminar © Taina Nystén   Sirkku Tuominen at SAM seminar © Taina Nystén ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Sustainable Acceptable Mining (SAM)
Model of Three Urban Fabrics (Urban Fabrics)
Project | Published: 2013-09-26

Theory of Urban Fabrics Urban Fabrics is a new way of thinking and a new comprehensive way of recognizing the fabrics of the cities. It´s a paradigm shift from conventional ways of thinking, whi...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Model of Three Urban Fabrics (Urban Fabrics)
National Assessment of the Economics of Ecosystem Services in Finland (TEEB Finland)
Project | Published: 2013-06-24

Project Background Ecosystem services and their role in contributing to human well-being have become increasingly recognized. In practice, however, the socio-economic importance and value of...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > National Assessment of the Economics of Ecosystem Services in Finland (TEEB Finland)
More accurate information available about urban and rural areas
Press release | Published: 2013-06-10

A new geographic classification about the distribution of urban and rural areas provides a more accurate picture than previous statistics of, among other things, the distribution of Finland's populati......

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Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and the Finnish Economy (SURE)
Project | Published: 2013-05-15

Project description The project will evaluate opportunities for decoupling Finnish economic growth from the use of natural resources and environmental impacts. The relationship between resou...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and the Finnish Economy (SURE)
Bothnian Bay LTSER-platform
Content page | Published: 2013-04-23

© Elja Herva                         Site description T...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network FinLTSER > Bothnian Bay LTSER-platform
Helsinki Metropolitan Area HMA-LTER
Content page | Published: 2013-04-22

  © Scanfoto                         Site Descripti...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network FinLTSER > Helsinki Metropolitan Area HMA-LTER

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