Closed. 01.05.2020 - 31.03.2022This study approaches the adaptive and innovative capacities of Finnish shrinking rural areas, as a multidimensional phenomenon, through the concept of smart shrinking, or as we term it: smart adaptation. The concept allows us to disentangle the impacts (both positive and negative) of demographic...
Senior Researcher , Biogeochemistry Research Group
Assistant Professor , Finnish Language and Cultural Research
Closed. 01.08.2020 - 28.02.2022The starting point of the research is the concept of shrinking rural area as a multidimensional phenomenon. In areas with declining and ageing populations, the conditions for increased vitality, new opportunities and well-being are approached by applying smart shrinking concept. It is obvious tha...
University Teacher , Law School
Visiting Researcher , School of Forest Sciences
01.08.2016 - 31.12.2021PROMEQ researches and develops holistic model and inclusive methods for health and wellbeing promotion in collaboration with the representatives of the vulnerable groups, service professionals, third sector organizations and decision makers.
University Lecturer , Sociology