Monthly Archives: September 2012

Innovation centres of the metropolitan region emerging in September

MDI sped up the preparation of innovation centre policy in the metropolitan region by the order of Culminatum Innovation Ltd. The work included more than 40 personal interviews, an electronic survey to 400 respondents, and an analysis of approximately 40 central development strategies and programmes. The work was carried out within a month. The crystallisation … Continue reading Innovation centres of the metropolitan region emerging in September

MDI takes part in designing the future of the larger metropolitan region

MDI is responsible for organising six future-oriented workshops in the larger metropolitan region of Helsinki-Uusimaa, Päijät-Häme and Häme regions. MDI was appointed by the Uusimaa Regional Council. The main objectives for the workshop process include describing the common future of the three regions, identifying common development topics and themes, producing insights on joint possibilities and … Continue reading MDI takes part in designing the future of the larger metropolitan region

MDI performs the ex ante evaluation of the Rural Development Programme for Mainland Finland 2014–2020

The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is preparing the Rural Development Programme for Mainland Finland for a new programme period concerning years 2014–2020. For this purpose, MDI is conducting an ex ante evaluation. The evaluation concerns the process of developing a policy programme – the evaluation process allows refinements and improvements to the programme drafts … Continue reading MDI performs the ex ante evaluation of the Rural Development Programme for Mainland Finland 2014–2020