The primary challenges of the research area consist of the complex relations between the natural resources sector and society. The studies aim to produce means and methods for assessing and wording holistic sustainability. The research supports the resilience of livelihoods, people, and communities in the sustainability change, and builds it up regionally.
Goals of the research area
- Holistic sustainability to the bioeconomy through systemic resilience
- Transformative communities, livelihoods, and ecosystems
- Regional solutions and transformation paths leading to a sustainable society