Solutions Blog

PODOCO PROGRAM GRANT APPLICATION ROUND OPEN 15.9.–31.10.2021

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 14, 2021

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

Meet the Board: Tellervo Kylä-Harakka-Ruonala believes in comprehensiveness and lifelong learning

By Nesslingin Säätiö | September 13, 2021
Tellervo Kylä-Harakka-Ruonala seisoo keskellä vehreää puistoa ja katselee ylös

Tellervo Kylä-Harakka-Ruonala is a mediator between economics, people and the environment, and she has been with the Nessling Foundation for… Read the full post »

Soil At Risk: Program and links to recordings

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 25, 2021
Soil at risk -ympäristösymposium 30.6.2021

The Soil at Risk symposium on 30.6.2021 in Helsinki brought together a wide variety of research and practical information on… Read the full post »

Meet the new Administrative Secretary for the Nessling Foundation

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 10, 2021
Kristiina nojaa puuhun ja katsoo kameraan

For some time at the Nessling Foundation, you may have noticed a new face, Kristiina Takkinen. Administrative Secretary Kristiina has… Read the full post »

Timo Kairesalo feels the pain of young researchers

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

The Nessling Foundation and Timo Kairesalo share a long history. According to Kairesalo, solutions to environmental challenges are like a… Read the full post »

Introducing the foundation’s personnel: the Research Director and Administrative Director occupy a vantage point in environmental protection and research

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

Minttu Jaakkola and Jarmo Hirvonen enjoy their work with the Nessling Foundation. Both are passionate about working towards a common… Read the full post »

Tuula Varis encourages dialogue between researchers and decision-makers

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

When the governing board of the Nessling Foundation was seeking a social scientist with knowledge of environmental matters, they contacted… Read the full post »

Jari Niemelä seeks closer cooperation with universities and research institutes

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

Jari Niemelä, Rector of the University of Helsinki, has been involved in the Nessling Foundation for nearly two decades. He… Read the full post »

Simo Honkanen believes fuels represent both the problem and the solution in environmental protection

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

The work of Simo Honkanen, SVP of Sustainability and Public Affairs at Neste, includes monitoring the field of environmental protection… Read the full post »

Niina Bergring invests in the future of the earth

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

Niina Bergring is a retirement investor and an expert in sustainable investments. She joined the governing board of the Nessling… Read the full post »

Introducing the foundation’s personnel: new Administrative Secretary for the Nessling Foundation

By Nesslingin Säätiö | August 4, 2021

The Nessling Foundation is about to have a new Administrative Secretary. After working for the foundation for more than 28… Read the full post »

Grant call FAQ: answers to frequently asked questions

By Nesslingin Säätiö | July 5, 2021
Kiveen on piirretty kysymysmerkki

How do I apply if I have an international work group? Can I apply for the grant for projects other than… Read the full post »

Timeout for the soil and its farmer’s good future

By Nesslingin Säätiö | June 22, 2021

“It’s important to see that you’re not alone with your ideas. It feels nice to have other farmers wonder about… Read the full post »

Healthy soil plays a key role in creating a sustainable future

By Nesslingin Säätiö | June 17, 2021

It all starts from beneath our feet. A healthy soil is a prerequisite for food production. It is also a… Read the full post »

Playing with fire trucks and other peculiarities: How to measure the effect of salinity decline on marine organisms

By Apurahansaaja | June 8, 2021
Clio Hall (photo by Dr. Jonna Engström-Öst)

Before Clio Hall started working on Baltic Sea ecosystems, she thought of seas as salty and lakes as fresh. But… Read the full post »

Join the Nessling crew in building an ecologically sustainable future – our grant call opens in august!

By Nesslingin Säätiö | June 7, 2021
Emma Thomasin maalaus, jossa palava puu, lentäviä joutsenia ja itkevä vuori

If you are an environmental researcher or another party interested in building an ecologically sustainable future with your work, you… Read the full post »

Soil at Risk Lunch with top chef Henri Alén

By Nesslingin Säätiö | June 2, 2021

Be prepared to cook yourself a delicious and environmental-friendly symposium lunch guided by top chef Henri Alén! “When I think… Read the full post »

Meet the Board: Aquarelle painting gave the experienced Investment Strategist Pertti Lassila a new sense for nature

By Nesslingin Säätiö | May 25, 2021

Pertti Lassila has 25 years of experience in investment activities. Each year, Lassila becomes more and more interested in environmental… Read the full post »

Save the pollinators, save the berries and chocolate!

By Apurahansaaja | May 20, 2021

An  untold number of pollinator species enrich our diets with foods ranging from fruits to chocolate and coffee. These diligent… Read the full post »

The Nessling Foundation’s new Communications Coordinator says hi!

By Nesslingin Säätiö | April 12, 2021
Kallioinen merenranta

Our new Communications Coordinator feels that we need to redefine our relationship with nature – and dreams of swimming with… Read the full post »