Co-designing sustainability-oriented innovation policy: experiences, instruments and solutions

Project: Business Finland project

Project Details


The project investigates how to design transformative innovation policies that take into account environmental, social, and economic sustainability goals. The study maps international approaches, evaluates the Finnish innovation policy from a sustainability perspective, analyzes company needs for developing sustainability innovations, and facilitates broad-based co-creation to design premises and instruments for sustainability-oriented innovation policy.
Effective start/end date1/10/2131/03/24

Collaborative partners

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 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production