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Ten municipalities to become forerunners of the circular economy

Press release, November 20, 2017, SYKE
Ten Finnish municipalities − Ii, Jyväskylä, Kuopio, Lahti, Lappeenranta, Porvoo, Riihimäki, Rovaniemi, Turku and Vantaa − have committed themselves to promoting the circular economy in an ambitious and concrete way.  More

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Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border

2018-01-15
At the end of the Year of the Environment 2017 Russia decided to establish a new National Park in the Lake Ladoga archipelago and a new Nature Park on the islands of the Eastern Gulf of Finland and the surrounding waters. Both of these conservation areas have a counterpart on the Finnish side of the border.
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The state of the environment in Finland 2017

Picture Marianna Korpi/SYKE

The state of the environment in Finland 2017 - the fourth info package is looking at the curbing black carbon emissions.

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Curbing black carbon emissions slows warming in the Arctic

Reducing emissions of black carbon can help to mitigate climate change globally, but particularly in arctic regions. Read more