Forest Health

24.10.2017 -
The main research interests are, impact of climate change to forest health, utilization and management of forest biodiversity and forest health, forest ecosystem disturbances and and biotic damages

BORFOR

Forests, Global Change and Bioeconomy (BORFOR) – UEF International Top Level Research Area

(Leaders: prof. Heli Peltola, School of Forest Sciences and prof. Riitta Julkunen-Tiitto (until 31.12.2018), Dept. of Environmental and Biological Sciences, UEF)

Responsive Natural Resources Governance Research Group

The main aim of this research group is to analyse the local, bilateral and multilateral environmental governance interventions and agreements. We also study policy changes and strategical processes, such as the transition towards circular and bio-based economy.

Kuopio Water Cluster development project

01.04.2019 - 31.03.2022
The project is funded by European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
The project is implemented by University of Eastern Finland, Savonia University of Applied Sciences (coordinator), Natural Resources Institute Finland, Geological Survey of Finland, Finnish institute for health and welfare