Urban Environmental Policy
UEP Research Group brings together researchers who study climate change adaptation and mitigation in an urban context. We work at the University of Helsinki.
We are a group of researchers working at the University of Helsinki. Most of our members affiliate to Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS). Our research concentrates on environmental issues, especially on urban environmental policy and climate change. Follow us in Twitter: @UEP_group For tweets about our research, check #UEP_research
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Participatory experimentation on a Climate Street
New research finds participatory experimentation promising, but there are limitations that should be considered to make the most of it.
How can considering trade-offs in decisionmaking lead to more equitable results in post-disaster reconstruction?
New practitioner oriented article on trade-offs in post-disaster reconstruction is available in the HazNet magazine.
Maladaptation in agriculture - insights and key messages from a Nordic research project / Haittasopeutuminen maataloudessa – näkemyksiä ja keskeisiä tuloksia pohjoismaisesta tutkimusprojektista
Changing climate means our agriculture needs to adapt. When planning adaptation, it is important to identify potential maladaptation. / Ilmaston...
Publications & Activities
Here you find all publications and activities of Urban Environmental Policy Research Group. The publications that are not visible in the...
In Urban Environmental Policy research group, we work with many different topics from using games to support climate adaptation in agriculture to the future climate action plans of the cities. Find out more about our research and who is doing it from the pages Research and People. From the page Broken Cities Game, you can download materials and try how you would build a sustainable city.
The research done within the UEP group covers a variety of topics. Here you read more about our current research interests. We mainly...
Current and former members of Urban Environmental Policy Research Group present themselves. The research interests of our group vary from...