Actions for Sustainable Business Renewal

Project: Business Finland project

Project Details


This project focuses on the micro foundations of company decision-making on measures affecting sustainability performance, ultimately offering means to design policy interventions that support broad based sustainability transition of economy. The work is carried out in five work package focusing on 1) the conceptual framework, 2) business sustainability performance, 3) methods of creating sustainable value (business models) and work packages on international collaboration and outreach that enable transforming results to actionable knowledge for decision-makers. The project will collaborate with University of Cambridge and Maastricht University.
Effective start/end date1/09/2131/08/23

Collaborative partners

  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (lead)
  • Hanken School of Economics (Project partner)
  • Maastricht University (Joint applicant)
  • Anglia Ruskin University
  • University of Cambridge
  • Gigantti Oy Ab
  • Touchpoint Oy
  • Kotkamills Oy

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 project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure