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The Rural Policy Council will be provided with sparring help in relation to their Programme work and the implementation of Rural Parliament

MDI supports the Rural Policy Council (MANE) in the process of drafting the Comprehensive Rural Policy Programme 2021–2027. The new, seventh Comprehensive Programme, will be drafted ‘from the bottom up’, in close cooperation with stakeholders. The aim is to produce a more strategic Comprehensive Programme than has hitherto been the case. We will facilitate engaging … Continue reading The Rural Policy Council will be provided with sparring help in relation to their Programme work and the implementation of Rural Parliament

The concept of archipelago and archipelago criteria will be redefined

MDI and Ubigu are carrying out a study for the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry which will support the Archipelago Advisory Council in defining the concept of archipelago and its criteria. The Archipelago Advisory Council has set up a working group with the aim of defining criteria that better describe the archipelago and municipalities in … Continue reading The concept of archipelago and archipelago criteria will be redefined

Article: Women’s migration focuses on big cities, and it is not a surprise

Debates over demographic decline and the reduction in birth rates have clearly introduced a new phenomenon into the wider discussion of regional development principally concerning migration and the gender segregation of the population. Women and men seem to be living in increasingly different places. This is a phenomenon that has hitherto not been taken sufficiently … Continue reading Article: Women’s migration focuses on big cities, and it is not a surprise

We will work remotely, projects will be rolled out using digital technology

Due to the ongoing Covid19 situation and the recommendations made by the authorities in response, MDI has moved over to teleworking. We will seek to agree with our clients, individually, on how best to implement current projects. Where necessary, we will use remote connections to arrange meetings and events. In respect of upcoming events, we … Continue reading We will work remotely, projects will be rolled out using digital technology

‘Say it with pictures’ -competition seeks the best representation of regional development – Grand Prize 1 000 €

The ‘Say it with pictures’ competition is an open and general competition asking participants to depict and visualise regional development. The competition is organised by MDI (MDI Public Oy), a regional development consultancy firm. The aim of the competition is to find illustrative visualisation methods describing Finnish regional development while at the same time stimulating … Continue reading ‘Say it with pictures’ -competition seeks the best representation of regional development – Grand Prize 1 000 €