Project group

University of Oulu

NorTech Oulu


Russian Academy of Science, Karelian Research Centre

Karelian regional institute of management, economics and law (KRIMEL) of Petrozavodsk State University

Council of Oulu Region

Joint Authority of Kainuu Region

Administration of Kostomuksha County

Autonomous non-profit organization “Karelia Energy Efficiency Centre”

North Karelia Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment

Other project associates

• Administration of Kalevalskiy municipal district

• Centre for Problems of the North, Arctic and Cross-border Cooperation

• State Committee of the Republic of Karelia for Development of Local Self-Government

• State Comm. of Rep. of Karelia on Reforming of Housing and Communal Services Regional Council of North Karelia

Target areas

• Kostomuksha

• Kalevala

• Sortavala


Project meetings
Project kick-off meeting 20.-21.6.2011


Thematic seminars

• Cityscapes and cultural environment, March 2012, Joensuu

• Sustainable urban transport, March 2013, Oulu

• Municipal resource efficiency, September 2013, Kostamuksha

Last updated: 1.12.2020