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Cross-border dialogue and Multi-Use Planning in the Pasvik and Grense Jakobselv catchments (KO1110 Multi-Use Plan)
Funded by Kolarctic CBC 2014-2020

Objective of the project

The overall objective of this project is to sustain and improve the state of the environment within Pasvik and Grense Jakobselv cross-border river basins, to the benefit of local people, and to increase the viability of the local economy.

Main activities

The project output will be a revised Multi-Use Plan document for the river basins of Pasvik and Grense Jakobselv published by the end of 2019. The target groups in the planning process will include regional authorities and the municipalities of Pechenga (Russia), Sør-Varanger (Norway) and Inari (Finland), local enterprises and industry, hydropower companies, research- and monitoring institutions, non- governmental organisations (NGO’s) as well as other representatives of the local population in the area.


Basic information


Multi-Use Plan


1970-01-01 - 2021-06-30

Total Budget / Programme funding

363 € / 404 €

Lead partner

The Office of Troms and Finnmark County Governor
Lead partner web-site


Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment in Lapland
Pasvik State Nature Reserve