Internationell workshop i Finland Oulu 2021
Nordic Green Care event goes Online 17.9.2021
This Nordic Green Care event is all about nature-based services, research and quality. You will hear expert presentations about current Green Care research and discussions about Nordic Green Care and its quality.
After registration, you will get a confirmation email, and later you will receive a link which you can use to join the event online.
We reserve the right to modify the program.
Green Care Quality and Research Meeting
9:15 (FI) / 8:15 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Welcome words and introduction of the day
Presentations about current Green Care research.
9:30 (FI) / 8:30 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Jan Hassink, Wageningen University and Research Center
Topic: Social Entrepreneurship in Diversified Farming. The case of Care farming.
10:15 (FI) / 9:15 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Bente Berget and Siv Merete Arnesen, NORCE Norwegian Research Center
Topic: Care farms and adapted education for pupils in the secondary school and human–animal relationship in a care farm setting. Descriptions and research.
11:00 (FI) / 10:00 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Ann Ojala, Natural Resources Institute Finland
Topic: The effects of nature on human well-being and mental health.
12:00-12:45 (FI) / 11:00-11:45 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Lunch
Nordic Green Care quality
13:00 (FI) / 12:00 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Reviews about Green Care quality in Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Norway
14:15 (FI) / 13:15 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Panel discussions
Christer Yrjas, Hushållningssällskapet
Carsten Ørting Andersen, Green Care Netværket
Maarit Aho, Green Care Finland
Hege Lindstrøm, Inn på Tunet
Panel discussion moderator: Rhys Evans, Høgskulen for Grøn Utvikling
15:15 (FI) / 14:15 (SE, NO, DK, NL) Joint discussion and closing the event
Comments, questions and ideas.
Event ends at 15:45 (FI) / 14:45 (SE, NO, DK, NL)
Study on the opportunities and challenges of the nature-based services in Finland, Sweden and Norway
This was a mid-European project to produce material for a sample BA degree.
There are lots of ideas for courses, and good pedagogical guides too.
11.2.2022 at 9.30 (Finnish time) Nordic Green Care workshop
Online. This workshop is part 2 of the Nordic Green Care event.