Exploring the Northern Dimension

Thematic research

Senior thematic experts from the project partner organizations and their networks are engaged to develop the research and co-creation workshop activities in the four priority themes of the ND policy. This is done in close collaboration with the ND Partnerships in order to ensure the relevance of the research activities. 


The research work is targeted at climate change, and particularly the black carbon and its effects on the environment in the North and the Arctic areas.

Responsible partner organizations: IIASA, NArFU, UNECON

Transport and logistics

Responsible partner organizations: IIASA, NArFU, UNECON, AALTO

Health and social wellbeing

Responsible partner organizations: UOULU, NArFU


Responsible partner organizations: AALTO, NArFU.

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