Östersjöutmaningen möter Sverige

"The Baltic Sea Challenge meets Sweden"

What and why

"Östersjöutmaningen möter Sverige" project's objective is to increase professional exchange of best practices between Finnish and Swedish Baltic Sea actors, and to initiate new concrete actions to benefit the Baltic Sea.


  • Demonstration of the Baltic Sea Challenge network and model

  • Campaigning

  • Workshops and seminars

  • Negotiations on joint future projects

  • Dissemination of project results

Östersjöutmaningen möter Sverige in brief

  • Focus: To build cooperation with Swedish Baltic Sea and water protection actors, to have new members in the BSC network and contacts between BSC network members in Finland and elsewhere in BSR, and to initiate concrete action to improve the state of our waters

  • Partners: Centrum Balticum Foundation (lead), Zennström Philanthropies, The Baltic Sea Fund (Östersjöfonden), together with the Cities of Turku and Helsinki

  • Duration: August 2014 - August 2015

  • Funding: Ålandsbanken and City of Turku

Read more about our cooperation meetings in 2014 and 2015, and the project at events in Malmö, Visby and Stockholm!

For further information, please contact:
Salla-Maria Lauttamäki

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Centrum Balticum