Study on private service providers promoting business enterprises and employment

The health, social services and regional government reform and its reform on growth services (business enterprises and employment promotion) gathers public employment services and business promotion services and opens them up for private service providers. MDI conducts a study with NHG Consulting Ltd about the current state of service businesses and about private service providers’ abilities to provide new service concepts. The study is conducted as a survey complemented by qualitative methods and interviews. The study aims at gathering data for creating growth services and strengthening new businesses. The work is due in September 2018.

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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MDI’s Population projection 2022 – a detailed picture of future development and a new scenario for an internationalising Finland

According to the Population projection 2022 published today, Finland’s population will decrease, age, centralise and internationalise. Phenomena and events, as well as the actions of regions and municipalities, greatly influence future population development.

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