Solutions Blog


By Nesslingin Säätiö | December 1, 2017

The 2017 decisions on grant applications have been made. We awarded funding for a total of 78 solution-oriented projects promoting… Read the full post »


By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 15, 2017

Are you a young postdoc interested in putting your research knowledge and expertise into practice? Are you a company with… Read the full post »

Nessling Foundation Grants: How Are Projects Selected for Funding?

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 2, 2017

The Nessling Foundation’s purpose is to support research promoting environmental protection. Meaning that we do not just fund environmental research,… Read the full post »

The Nessling Foundation call for applications is open from August 14, 2017

By Minttu Jaakkola | June 1, 2017
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We are looking for solutions to help advance environmental protection! The Nessling Foundation’s general call for grant applications is open… Read the full post »

Is the use of hydropower as intermittent energy source homogenizing our river flows?

By Apurahansaaja | March 29, 2017

Rivers have always been the lifeline of bustling civilizations throughout human history and it certainly is not any different in… Read the full post »

Now solving: Duncan Wolf wants to know why some people resist eco-friendly products

By Nesslingin Säätiö | January 16, 2017

Environmentally friendly products have polarized public opinions. Duncan Wolf from the University of Eastern Finland wants to study why some… Read the full post »

Grants for 2017 have been awarded

By Nesslingin Säätiö | November 22, 2016

The Nessling Foundation’s 2016 call for grants showed how widely environmental challenges and their solutions are understood in the research… Read the full post »

Water risks concern us all

By Nesslingin Säätiö | October 14, 2016

Every tenth people in the world have have no direct access to water, and half of the world’s hospital capacity… Read the full post »

The PoDoCo program unites research knowledge with the business world

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 12, 2016

Postdoctoral researcher and MSc in Technology, Jonathan Fagerström, found employment through the Post Docs in Companies (PoDoCo) program. At the… Read the full post »

Pos Docs to companies! PoDoCo program grant application round open 15.9.-31.10.2016

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 12, 2016

Nessling Foundation participates Post Docs in Companies, PoDoCo, that is a matchmaking program supporting long term competitiveness and strategic renewal… Read the full post »

The Nessling Foundation has revamped its application process

By Nesslingin Säätiö | July 1, 2016

The Nessling Foundation’s general grant application process is open during 15.8.–16.9.2016. In this year’s application process we are emphasising postdoctoral… Read the full post »

Environmental Research is Now Settling Into the Nest

By Nesslingin Säätiö | May 2, 2016

On an April Monday at the Nessling Nest, you might spot a bunch of mining researchers, a reporter, or the… Read the full post »

Apply now for the workspace residency for environmental researchers

By Nesslingin Säätiö | January 21, 2016

Finnish environmental research gets a new home in march as the Nessling Foundation’s new, free workspace for researchers opens in… Read the full post »

Your homework: Impact positively the lives of a billion people

By Nesslingin Säätiö | January 8, 2016

My takeaways from the Singularity University by Maria Ritola. Six months ago I landed at Nasa Ames Research Park to… Read the full post »

Co-designing a dream workspace

By Nesslingin Säätiö | November 24, 2015

A small and excited group gathered to re-imagine an inspiring workspace for environmental researchers. Nessling Foundation is opening a workspace… Read the full post »

Environmental decision-making has to be based on knowledge, not intuition

By Nesslingin Säätiö | November 19, 2015

The challenging problems facing the world will not be solved by the wave of a magic wand. Climate change will… Read the full post »


By Minttu Jaakkola | November 13, 2015

The foundation provided over 2,6 million euros for research and communication projects promoting environmental protection for the year 2016.  105… Read the full post »

The foundation is opening a workspace for researchers. Come plan it with us!

By Annina Huhtala | October 21, 2015

Chit-chat while having coffee, focused work in a bright environment, encounters and inspiration. These are the elements that make up… Read the full post »

Have your say! Nessling “Research Center” in progress

By Minttu Jaakkola | October 8, 2015

Nessling Foundation is renovating a big apartment (220 m2) to become a ”creative research center” for environmental researchers to work, collaborate, organize meetings… Read the full post »

Soil- the treasure chest of the ecosystem services

By Blogger Bloggaaja | May 19, 2015

What happens in the soil can have a huge impact on ecosystems and ecosystem services, such as plant biodiversity, agricultural… Read the full post »