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Discussion on sustainable agriculture attracted 20 participants in the rural municipality of Hämeenkyrö, Finland

We make transition! group discussion on sustainable agriculture and lifestyle was organised in August 2023 in Hämeenkyrö, situated 35 kilometers from City of Tampere. The discussion provided various perspectives on the value and potential of sustainable agriculture as the participants included representatives of local authority, decision-makers, farmers, agricultural college, environmental...

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Biodegradable waste management and bioregion development opportunities were discussed in Vidzeme focus groups

As part of the We Make Transition! project, the Vidzeme Planning Region, in cooperation with the local municipality, organized two focus group interviews with various stakeholders. The first focus group was dedicated to discussing solutions for biodegradable waste management. The second focused on bioregion development opportunities in the Gauja National...

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„Let’s focus on the greenery!” – Gdynia’s brainstorming session highlighted citizens’ needs.

In August 2023, the City Hall of Gdynia organised a focus group discussion as part of We make transition! -project. Among 9 participants were decision-makers, activists, NGO and youth representatives and business owners. The group talked about what green spaces of participation are, why they play such an important role,...

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Helsinki-Uusimaa focus groups discussed sharing economy, sustainable food and use of buildings

“Is a selection of ten different ketchup brands really freedom of choice? Making truly sustainable choices should be much easier.” Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council organised three focus groups, to which relevant actors were invited from different parts of the region. The topics are in line with topics of the Helsinki-Uusimaa Circular...

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Insights from focus groups in Uusikaupunki and Kemiönsaari, Southwest Finland

“More local talk about sustainability, please!” In Southwest Finland We make transition! brought actors together to discuss youth perspectives in sustainability, sustainable work and entrepreneurship, biodiversity, and sustainable consumption in the city of Uusikaupunki and in small municipality of Kemitoön. The key message from the discussion on youth and sustainability...