MDI part of a consortium studying results and impacts of the RDP 2014-2020 on competitiveness of agribusiness

The Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 aims at improving the competitiveness of agribusiness. MDI acts as a subcontractor in the evaluation of competitiveness led by PTT. The work is mainly based on monitoring and statistical data. The evaluation aims at being as contra-factual as possible. The evaluation is conducted in three phases: In 2017 the focus is in results of the programme and in 2019 in effectiveness. In 2018 the evaluation group writes a draft final report. The work is due in 2019 and is commissioned by the Ministry of Forestry and Agriculture.

A sustainable green transition is achieved by investing in the diversity of RDI activities – the AGDA project continues to work on this theme

AGDA is a Nordic development project funded by the Nordic Gender Equality Fund (NIKK). The project focuses on the opportunities that a greater focus on diversity and inclusion could create in the RDI-field, particularly in respect of green transition.

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MDI leads the co-creative process of developing, piloting and sharing practices for wellbeing in Sustainable Cities

The challenge bundle work is the cross-cutting co-development of the “Sustainable City” programme, co-ordinated by the Ministry of the Environment, with the aim of producing and sharing information, knowledge and solutions to the challenges linking cities’ management and practice in the area of leading work towards sustainability. The work produces concrete development measures, new ways of doing things and peer learning.

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A new project funded by the Ministry of Agriculture will explore multi-locality from the point of view of companies and their employers: is place-independence becoming the future norm of successful companies?

Although remote working and place-independent work have already been examined extensively from both the public administration implications and individual perspectives,…

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