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”Kainuu Days” in St-Petersburg
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

The Kainuu Region Council, together with the Kainuu municipality and local businesses, is organizing an event called "Kainuu Days" in St. Petersburg in September 1998. The event is organized as a joint seminar and marketing event to promote Kainuu through projects in woodworking, food processing, tourism and electronics. From Kainuu, 10 communes and 20 companies will take part in the event to present their products and services. In total, about 50 people from Kainuu will take part in it. Around 300 potential project partners from St. Petersburg and the Leningrad region, including representatives of the city and state administration of St. Petersburg are invited to the event. The Kainuu Days in St. Petersburg will be covered in the Finnish and Russian media.

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Basic information


”Kainuu Days” in St-Petersburg


1998-06-01 - 1998-09-30

Total Budget / Programme funding

49 254 € / 21 684 €

Lead partner

Regional Council of Kainuu
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