Välittävät Valittavat Verkostot (Caring and Sharing Networks)

  • Lund, Virpi (Principal Investigator)
  • Juujärvi, Soile (Project manager)
  • Salin, Ossi (Principal Investigator)
  • Pesso, Kaija (Principal Investigator)
  • Hägg, Minna (Other)

Project: Research project

Project Details

Description (abstract)

Välittävät Valittavat Verkostot is research project by Laurea University of Applied Sciences which aims to research and develop a) residents’ participation in neighborhood development b) a networking model for regional development and cooperation c) efficient means for stakeholder cooperation. Action research is implemented in collaboration with residents, developers, communities and companies. Research and development is focused on the area of Espoon Keskus in the city of Espoo. The project creates knowledge about actors’ networks and goals in the region. The project’s main objective is to create a local model for neighborhood development which empowers residents to participate in city planning. The project is funded by the Ministry of Environment.
Short titleVVV
Effective start/end date01/01/201431/12/2015

Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences