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Promoting North Karelia in Russian language
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

The objective of the project was to raise awareness about North Karelia, its business life and opportunities for cooperation, especially in neighboring regions of Russia. The target regions are the Republic of Karelia, St. Petersburg, Leningrad Oblast and Murmansk. The project has prepared a variety of presentations and marketing materials in Russian about the North Karelia region and its opportunities for Eastern cooperation. The bulk of the material is brochures and a series of videos and slides. This information material can be used by companies, organizations and other participants at various events, both in Russia and in Finland.

Main activities


Basic information


Promotion North Karelia in Russian language


1998-11-20 - 1999-09-01

Total Budget / Programme funding

30 272 € / 15 136 €

Lead partner

Regional Council of North Karelia
Lead partner web-site