Syed Ashraful Alam

Post-Doc Fellow

  • Institution University of Helsinki (UH) and South China Botanical Garden (SCBG)/Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Department/faculty Department of Physics, UH and Center for Ecology and Environmental Research, SCBG

Aregu Amsalu Aserse

Postdoc researcher

  • Institution University of Helsinki
  • Department/faculty Department of Environmental Sciences

Antti Hyvärinen

Director

  • Institution Finnish Meteorological Institute
Projects

Detailed Design of the DHM System, Procurement and Implementation Support, Nepal PPCR Project Building Resilience to Climate-Related Hazards (BRCH)

Improving the Meteorological and Hydrological Services in Vietnam (PROMOSERV)

Finnish-Nepalese Project for Improving Capability of the Government of Nepal to respond to the increased risks related to weather related natural disasters caused by climate change (FNEP)

Promoting Modernization of Meteorological and Hydrological Services in Central Asia

Strengthening Hydrometeorological Operations and Services in the Caribbean SIDS

Quality Control component for the HKH-HYCOS Project managed by ICIMOD

Finland - SADC Meteorology Project Inception Phase

Kazakhstan Joint Economic Research Program

Finnish-Peruvian project for increased capacity of SENAMHI to provide climatological and meteorological services (FINAMPO)

Particulate air pollution over India and the ‘brown cloud’ associated with it

SHOCS 2 - Strengthening Hydrometeorological Operations and Services in the Caribbean SIDS – Phase 2

Finnish-Nepalese Project for Improving Capability of the Government of Nepal to respond to the increased risks related to weather related natural disasters caused by climate change - Phase 2 (FNEP 2)

Strengthening Hydro-Meteorological Services for Bhutan (SHSB)

Regional Andean Programme to Enhance Weather, Water and Climate Services and Development (PRASDES)

Promoting Adaptation to Climate Change by Reducing Weather and Climate-Related Losses through Improved Services in Sudan (FISU)

Strengthening the resilience of people living in high risk urban and semi-urban areas to weather-related disasters

CLImate Modelling and OBservations (in India) - CLIMOB

Jaana Jarva

Senior Scientist

  • Institution Geological Survey of Finland

Jaana Jarva is a senior scientist in environmental geology at the Geological Survey of Finland (GTK). She holds a PhD in geology from the University of Turku, Finland. She is specialized in the fields of environmental and urban geology, geochemistry, land use planning, geological risk assessment and climate change adaptation. She has worked as a project manager in several European research and regional development projects, as well as in national and international research and consulting assignments. She is currently acting as a project manager of four international projects on hydrogeology, climate change adaptation and environmental impact assessment. She holds IPMA Level C certificate.

Marko Keskinen

Project Coordinator

  • Institution Aalto University
  • Department/faculty Water & Development Research Group

Mika Korkeakoski

Project manager

  • Institution University of Turku
  • Department/faculty Finland Futures Research Centre

Niina Käyhkö

Team leader

  • Institution University of Turku
  • Department/faculty Department of Geology and Geography

Miska Luoto

Professor

  • Institution University of Helsinki
  • Department/faculty Department of Geosciences and Geography

Professor of physical geography at the University of Helsinki. Expert in climate change impact modeling, ecosystem change and Arctic environments.

Jarkko Niemi

Research Professor

  • Institution Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke)

I am a research professor at Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke). I have a PhD in production economics and farm management and a title of Docent in Agricultural Economics at the University of Helsinki. My research mainly focuses on the following topics: economics of animal health and welfare; bio-economic modelling of animal production management, animal disease outbreaks and interventions to reduce different types of animal health disorders; adaptation of agriculture to climate change; food safety management; edible insects; competitiveness of animal-based supply chains. I have worked in several national and international projects such as EU-funded projects PROHEALTH, LEAP4FNNSA and ProIntensAfrica, NEAT Erasmus network, GroupHouseNet Cost action, and FoodAfrica research for development programme.

Projects

Improving Food Security in West and East Africa (FoodAfrica I & II)