Sanna Juvonen

Project Manager

  • Institution Laurea University of Applied Sciences
  • Institution National Institute for Health and Welfare
  • Department/faculty Department of Health

Pasi Kallio

Principal Investigator

  • Institution Tampere University of Technology
  • Department/faculty Biomedical Sciences and Engineering

Heli Kangas

Project Coordinator

  • Institution Technical Research Center of Finland (VTT)

Markku Kanninen

Professor, Work Package Leader

  • Institution Viikki Tropical Resources Institute/University of Helsinki
  • Department/faculty Department of Forest Sciences

I am professor of Tropical Silviculture and Director of Viikki Natural Resources Institute (VITRI) at the University of Helsinki, Finland. I am an expert in tropical forestry, climate change, forest ecology, and forest management.


Building Biocarbon and Rural Development in West Africa (BIODEV) – Work Package 3 (WP3): National policies and capacity strengthening

Joni Karjalainen

Project researcher

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

Jonna Katto

Postdoctoral Researcher

  • Institution University of Helsinki

Tomi Kauppinen

Project manager

  • Institution Aalto University
  • Department/faculty Department of Computer Science

Mika Kautonen

Adjunct Professor

  • Institution University of Tampere
  • Department/faculty Research Centre for Knowledge, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies (TaSTI)

Mika Kautonen, D.Sc., Adjunct Professor, is the Head of the Innovation Studies Group in TaSTI, Research Centre for Knowledge, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, Tampere University, Finland. His and his research group's research interests relates especially to the expansion of innovation activities in present-day societies, to new stakeholder groups, sectors and countries. Therefore he is also interested in innovation activities and innovation policies in developing countries. Those innovation activities are of special interest that contributes to a more sustainable society.


Co-creation of a Namibian Smart Community (SmartCom)

Teemu Kautonen

Principal Investigator

  • Institution Aalto University
  • Department/faculty Management studies