01.01.2019 - 31.12.2021This project is aimed at promoting cross-border investments between Russian Karelia and border regions of Eastern Finland by means of setting up a single entry point for investors (which we call “Investment Navigator”).
01.01.2019 - 31.12.2021This project seeks to promote internationalization of kantele music and foster closer cooperation between Finnish and Russian kantele players. The project’s lead partner is the Ensemble “Kantele” from Petrozavodsk. Two other partners are the Runosong Academy (Kuhmo) and the National Art School (P...
Visiting Researcher , Karelian Institute
Research Manager , Karelian Institute
Early Stage Researcher
01.01.2016 - 31.12.2019This research deals with the EU's role as a global actor by focusing on one of the a highly sensitive area: relations with Russia. Despite the apparent frustration of EU neighbourhood policy ambitions due to Russian interventions, particularly in regard to Ukraine, lessons need to be learned from...
01.11.2018 - 31.01.2021Target groups are:
• MA students of Economics and continuing education students from North Karelia;
• aspiring social entrepreneurs and business owners from Oulu region and the Republics of Karelia (predominantly of Russian descend);
• district administrations officials from ...
Postdoctoral Researcher , Karelian Institute
Project Researcher , Karelian Institute
01.01.2020 - 31.05.2022The project is funded by Karelia CBC programme. The project is implemented by University of Eastern Finland, Karelia University of Applied Sciences (coordinator), Savonia University of Applied Sciences, Petrozavodsk State University Russia and Petrozavodsk City Administration.