MDI evaluated the operating of the MAL Network. The MAL Network is a national network for land use, housing and transport. Since 2012 the MAL Network has continued as a cooperation forum for 16 cities, regions, civil service, Association of Finnish Local and Regional Authorities and research organisations. The work focused on evaluation how the network has functioned and on sparring thoughts to ensure the perseverance of the work. The evaluation was due in September 2015.