Suomenlahti-vuosi Maailman kylässä. Kuva: Saara Reinimäki

Join in celebrating Gulf of Finland Year 2014

The Gulf of Finland Year 2014 is a joint program of Finland, Estonia and Russia to work together for a healthier and safer Gulf of Finland. The celebratory year comprises research, public events and influential decision-making. Visit R/V Aranda at Open Vessel events, explore unique nature and beach areas at camps and trips and join experts in algae observation.  The results from the extensive research at the Gulf of Finland during the year 2014 will be available at the end of 2015. Read more

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High level climate discussion at SuomiAreena: There is hope for a solution to the climate crisis

The panel discussion ‘Low-Carbon Future – From Pledges to Concrete Action’ convened by Minister of the Environment Ville Niinistö at the SuomiAreena event in Pori Finland laid groundwork for the high-level climate conference of the UN Secretary General, to be held in New York in September 2014.
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Gulf of Finland Year 2014


The state of the environment in Finland 2013

The State of the Environment in Finland 2013 is a compact review of the state of the environment in Finland in 2013. It brings together the most important indicators which can be used to assess the state of the Finnish environment, to reveal trends and to evaluate the effectiveness of actions taken. Read more