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Sub-regions in Karelia
Funded by Interreg II Karelia 1996-1999

Objective of the project

The objective of the project is to study the possibilities of small and medium-sized businesses, tourism and logistics in the Republic of Karelia and through Karelia in north-west Russia. The project envisages a partner search for companies from the Ostrobothnia region in the Russian market and a research of the desire and capabilities of Russian companies to enter the Finnish and European markets. The project combines the Nivala-Haapajärvi subregion, Central Karelia and the Eastern expertise–project for maximum benefit.

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Sub-regions in Karelia


1997-01-01 - 1999-01-01

Total Budget / Programme funding

102 591 € / 47 091 €

Lead partner

Ylivieskan seutukuntayhdistys r.y.
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