Monthly Archives: November 2016

Co-operation in Helsinki Region North has Gathered Regional Will and Voice

Ten municipalities in the Helsinki Region North (a.k.a. Central Uusimaa Region) have organised their regional co-operation in key development themes through KUUMA co-operation concept. MDI conducted an evaluation for current council period of 2013–2016. According to MDI’s e evaluation, KUUMA co-operation has played an important role in the compilation of the common will and voice … Continue reading Co-operation in Helsinki Region North has Gathered Regional Will and Voice

Vitality Programme for Kaustinen Region

MDI sparred and assisted Kaustinen region municipalities (Halsua, Kaustinen, Lestijärvi, Perho, Toholampi, Veteli) during 2016 in the preparation of regional vitality programme. The ongoing massive governmental reform will change the role of municipalities and so a joint strategy process, which would support the development of the whole region and individual municipalities, was seen very important. … Continue reading Vitality Programme for Kaustinen Region

Strategy to Kauhava

Cities and municipalities are seeking new position in the turmoil of public sector reform. MDI is helping the town of Kauhava, Finland in designing new strategy for the town. During the 10-month strategy process, an online survey will collect ideas about the future from inhabitants and interest groups, personal interviews will be arranged to leading … Continue reading Strategy to Kauhava

MDI evaluated Northern Finland Regional Development Programs 2014-2017

MDI carried out external evaluation of the regional development programs in Northern Finland regions – Kainuu, Lapland, Central and Northern Ostrobothnia. The evaluation was carried out during autumn 2016 and it focused on the effectiveness and functionality of the regional development program and entire regional development system. The main objective of the evaluation was to … Continue reading MDI evaluated Northern Finland Regional Development Programs 2014-2017