Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme
The Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme includes a vision and strategy for 2040 and strategic priorities for 2014–2017.The aims of the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme are carried out with the help of a more detailed, annual Regional Implementation Plan.
The vision of Helsinki-Uusimaa Region 2040
In 2040, Helsinki-Uusimaa Region will be on top of the Baltic Sea Region when it comes to creating and taking advantage of socio-economic growth, enabling a well-funtioning everyday life for its inhabitants and arranging activities in an ecologically and economically sustainable way.
The strategic priorities for 2014–2017:
- Opportunities for Growth – How can we enable smart growth and a rapid and flexible development of the industry?
- Well-functioning Everyday Life – What are the basic preconditions of a well-functioning everyday life; how do we live and how is the transportation system organized in the future?
- Sustainable Ecology – How do we secure a sustainable use of natural resources and how do we maintain a natural diversity?
The municipalitices of Helsinki-Uusimaa, the Government Administration as well as the entrepreneurial and the educational sector will take account of the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme in their own programmes, financial decisions and projects.
The Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme has been drawn up as a cooperation between The Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council and The Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for Uusimaa (ELY).
Regional Implementation Plan
The Regional Implementation Plan is more detailed than the
Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme and it is drawn up annually. The
Regional Implementation Plan outlines the
actors for individual projects and preliminary
project budgets stated in the Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Programme.
The Implementation Plan for the Helsinki-Uusimaa Region is developed through an extensive consultation process involving the key stakeholders in the region and partners responsible for the individual projects.