Nordic Perspectives on Transboundary Climate Risk: What are these risks and how to address them?

The newly published report “Nordic Perspectives on Transboundary Climate Risk – Current knowledge and pathways for action” by Tyrsky, Stockholm Environment Institute and Western Norway Research Institute examines transboundary climate risks from the Nordic perspective. The report was commissioned by The Nordic Council of Ministers. Transboundary climate risks result from climate impacts elsewhere. They are…

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Equality in the climate crisis – How can Finland promote gender equality in international climate policy?

Finland influences international climate policy in many ways, for example by participating in climate negotiations and initiatives, granting international climate funding and practicing climate diplomacy. But how can Finland harness these actions to promote equality in international climate policy? This question is examined in a report “Equality in the climate crisis – How can Finland…

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Virtual workshop: Climate change adaptation in education

Climate change adaptation in education   Virtual workshop on 16 Sept 2021 – Registration open now!   In addition to mitigating the climate change, we need to learn how to adapt to its direct and indirect effects, which we are already experiencing. How should we teach adaptation? Welcome to a virtual workshop about climate change adaptation…

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Publishing webinar: Adaptation to climate change in the Baltic Sea and Arctic Regions Results of a study on governance and policy tools

  Publishing webinar: Adaptation to climate change in the Baltic Sea and Arctic Regions Results of a study on governance and policy tools   When: Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 10–11 a.m. EEST Where: on Zoom   Registration by 6 September 2021: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AdaptationGovernance   Welcome to a publishing webinar of the report “Adaptation to climate…

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Tyrsky mapped adaptation governance in the Baltic Sea and Arctic Region countries

Tyrsky collected and synthesized information about climate adaptation policy and governance in different countries from the Baltic Sea and Arctic regions. In addition to Finland, the report covers the following countries and territories: Sweden, Denmark, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Norway, Iceland, Germany, Poland, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia, Belarus, Canada and the United States. The report also describes…

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Workshop about watershed-level planning in water management on August 19th 2021

  Welcome to a workshop about watershed-level planning in water management on August 19th 2021 at 12-15 (GMT +3, Helsinki). The event is organized by the project “Climate resilience with Baltic Sea co-operation – Flood and Drought Risk Management”. We welcome representatives from different sectors to participate. Register here! Please submit your registration before 16.8.2021. The purpose of the workshop…

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Tyrsky joins Nordic Dialogue to promote best practices in voluntary compensation of emissions

The Nordic Dialogue on Voluntary Compensation funded by the Nordic Working Groups for Climate and Air (NKL) and Environment and Economy (NME) of the Nordic Council of Ministers has been launched. Tyrsky’s experts will be facilitating the dialogue in collaboration with an international team of leading climate experts from Perspectives Climate Group, Carbon Limits and…

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Tyrsky evaluated sustainability in Business Finland’s programs

Tyrsky and international Technopolis Group have performed collaborative evaluation of programs for Business Finland. The project consisted of evaluation of the results, relevance and impacts of nine cleantech and bioeconomy programs executed by Business Finland’s predecessors Tekes and Finpro. The evaluation work included an analysis of how the programs were related to the implementation of…

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Pioneers into Practice – Welcome to the information event on the 12th of May

The Pioneers into Practice programme provides an opportunity for professionals to deepen their understanding of climate and sustainability issues. The programme aims to develop transitions thinking and connect organizations and professionals from all different backgrounds.    Do you want to hear more or ask anything about the programme? Are you unsure whether you or your organisation…

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