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Karelian Wellness – increasing wellness tourism in Finnish and Russian Karelia.

Project
Finished 01.01.2020 - 31.05.2022

Funders

Main funder

Karelia CBC

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The 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.

Group description

Introducing image of the groupKarelian Wellness – increasing wellness tourism in Finnish and Russian Karelia.

Project group in January 2020: Raija Komppula (UEF), Jorma Korhonen (Savonia), Sonja Kortelainen (UEF) and Riikka Räsänen (Karelia)

PROJECT NEWS

The project has started with the research of wellness services in the region. During winter 2020-2021 the research continues with analyzing the customer behaviour in wellness tourism. If you are interested, please contact project researchers Elisa Sulkinoja and Elli Vento.

The trainings for entrepreneurs on wellness sector are going on and will continue during Spring 2021 – follow our announcements or contact UEF project coordinator Sonja Kortelainen.

* * Karelian Wellness is a Karelia CBC Programme project funded by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland. * *

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