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My research is currently focused on impact evaluation of climate-neutral, sustainable and smart cities. I have 15 years research background on indicator framework development to help cities in setting meaningful targets, optimise resource use and assess the impacts of urban solutions. Aapo's work has been published in leading journals in the field and has been cited over 2200 times.

- Chair of "Monitoring & Evaluation" Task group (EU Smart cities & communities R&I programme)

- Subject editor of journal IET Smart cities (ietresearch.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/26317680)

- Guest editor and Editorial board member of journal Smart cities (mdpi.com/journal/smartcities)

- Advisory board member of journal Ecological indicators (https://www.sciencedirect.com/journal/ecological-indicators)

- Reviewer for 15 leading journals in the field

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 4 - Quality Education
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
  • SDG 17 - Partnerships for the Goals


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