Sparring of local cooperation

Joint Municipal Authority of Eastern Lapland

In September and October 2015, MDI studied the regional cooperation model of Kemijärvi, Salla, Savukoski and Pelkosenniemi municipalities. MDI studied how regional cooperation could be executed in a more flexible and economical manner The options included further developing the current organisational model, a registered association, a company model or functioning without a separate organisation, for example as a cooperation group of municipal leaders. The work took into account special circumstances, future possibilities and the need for further cooperation in Eastern Lapland.