Towards a carbon neutral Northern Ostrobothnia Northern Ostrobothnia is contributing to reaching Finland’s 2035 carbon neutrality target inline with the EU targets. Northern Ostrobothnia Climate Roadmap lines seven themes and 130 measures from different sectors.
Public hearing concerning the Interreg Aurora programme draft, and the draft of the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) is open now. You will have the possibility to share your opinions in an online survey and in information events. The public hearing process takes 30 days and its open due to May 20, 2021. Feedback will be passed on to the Joint Programming Committee and the programme will be finalized based on this. Interreg Aurora-programme invites you also to Information events (online) in each programme country. In Finland information event is on 5 of May in afternoon. More information and registration is open on our web page. https://www.interregnord.com/share-your-opinion-and-contribute-to-the-future-interreg-aurora-programme/ Read news from the Aurora program's co-ordinators https://www.interregnord.com/news-from-programme-coordinators-interreg-aurora-2021-2027/?fbclid=IwAR3Y8zdaKjVpHz6F5oHgfvboHDMQ-EyV2JuKM0gBOZf_kRFFhcSFtmd_gC4
The RDI actors of the Oulu Region are continuously preparing regional, national and international RDI project applications and looking for opportunities to join project consortiums with the aim of advancing digitalisation and automation of the agri-food value chains. The topics of interest include, but are not limited to traceability and food safety in food value chains, collection and utilisation of data throughout food value chains, and digitalisation and automation of food production processes. For more information and inquiries, please contact: Project Manager Gitte Meriläinen: gitte.merilainen(at)pohjois-pohjanmaa.fi, tel. +358 40 6854 053 Project Coordinator Sanna Salomaa: sanna.salomaa(at)pohjois-pohjanmaa.fi, tel. +358 40 6854 051 Project Manager Marja-Liisa Järvelä: marja-liisa.jarvela(at)oamk.fi, tel. +358 40 674 8344 Lecturer Mikko Himanka: mikko.himanka(at)centria.fi, tel. +358 44 449 2537 Our region is currently a member of the following Partnerships of the EU's Smart Specialisation Platform for Agri-Food: Traceability and Big Data High Tech Farming Our project portfolio of relevance includes coordination or participation in e.g. the following: AFarCloud – Aggregate Farming in the Cloud DEMETER FoodWay – Developing the traceability and safety of food chains in Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland Labrobot RUOKARIIHI – Development of Skilled Food Business Seafood Age VASTE – Service Platform for Low-carbon Logistics