Insights of local influencing – Sub-local boards as a means of local participation

Project Details

Description

This small scale research project addresses issues of public participation by generating new knowledge on local participation and influencing practices in the region lf South-Savo, Finland.

The project involves three measures:

1) Ethnographic descriptions of seven sub-local boards in operation in the region of South-Savo over the period 2013-2017.

2. Comparative analysis between the operation of the sub-local boards and the corresponding Leader Local Action Groups (LAGs).

3. Dissemination of the results and awareness raising among all actors of South Savo regarding the practices of public participation and influencing on local development.

The project is implemented in Ruralia Institute in close collaboration with the respective seven sub-local boards, the city of Mikkeli and the city of Savonlinnna.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date01/04/201730/06/2018

Research Output

  • 1 Conference contribution
  • 1 Article
  • 1 Other articles
  • 1 Other contribution

Aluejohtokuntatoiminta maaseutualueiden osallistumisresurssina

Translated title of the contribution: Sub-municipal board as a participation resource in rural areasPylkkänen, P. H., 19 Dec 2018, In : Ruralia. 2018, 2, p. 9 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther articlesScientific

Open Access

Oppia aluevaikuttamisesta

Pylkkänen, P. H., 2017, In : Ruralia. 2017, 1, p. 15 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Place-based welfare knowledge as a resource of healthy and sustainable places and communities

Kuuva, N. M. & Pylkkänen, P. H., 27 Sep 2017, Proceedings of the XXVII Congress. Uneven processes of Rural Change: On Diversity, Knowledge and Justice: On-line Proceedings 24 – 27 July 2017 Kraków, Poland. Svels, K. (ed.). Krakow: Jagellonian University, p. 123-124 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionProfessional

Open Access

Activities

  • 2 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 1 Oral presentation

Osallistumalla hyvinvointia - maaseuduilla ja kaupungeissa

Päivi Pylkkänen (Speaker: Presenter)

27 Sep 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Osallistumalla hyvinvointia - maaseuduilla ja kaupungeissa

Päivi Pylkkänen (Member of organizing committee)

27 Sep 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Aluejohtokuntatoiminta maaseutualueiden osallistumiskäytäntönä ja elinvoimatyönä

Päivi Pylkkänen (Speaker)

30 Aug 201831 Aug 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation