Project References

1. Weather and Safety Services

  • Ayeyarwady Integrated River Basin Management Project Component 2. Consultancy Services for System Integrator Consulting Services for Hydromet Observation and Information System Modernization. Myanmar

Project Manager: Harri Pietarila
Project duration: 05/2017 – 06/2021
Funder: World Bank
  • FNEP3 - Finnish-Nepalese Project for Improved capability of the Government of Nepal to respond to the increased risks related to the weather-related natural disasters caused by climate change (Continuation of FNEP II)
Project Manager: Stella Selinheimo
Project duration: 09/2018 – 12/2021
Funder: Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
  • Developing of Roadmap for observation infrastructure maintenance to support the National Climate Change Adaptation Plan in Fiji.
Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project duration: 06/2019 – 09/2019
Funder: International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
  • OPERANDUM - OPEn-air laboRAtories for nature-baseD solUtions
Task Manager: Stella Selinheimo
Project duration: 07/2018 – 07/2022
Funder: European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme 
  • Jamaica ICDIMP - Consultancy to provide advisory services for capacity building & finalising specifications of doppler radar; Pilot Programme for Climate Resilience: Improving Climate Data & Information Management Project
Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project duration: 10/2016 – 12/2019
Funder: World Bank
  • Bahamas Department of Meteorology Capacity Building Project - BDM MET NETWORKS 

Partner: Vaisala
Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project duration: 01/2017 – 12/2019
Funder: World Bank
  • Detailed Design of the DHM System, Procurement and Implementation Support, Nepal PPCR Project Building Resilience to Climate-Related Hazards (BRCH)
Project Manager: Martti Heikinheimo
Project duration: 06/2014 – 12/2019
Funder: World Bank
  • Upgrading the Rainfall, Storm and Lightning Detection Capabilities of National Hydro-Meteorological Service, Vietnam
Partner: Vaisala
Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project duration: 01/2017 – 12/2019
Funder: Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
  • Feasibility study on upgrade of climate monitoring systems in Tajikistan and Uzbekistan under Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Program for Aral Sea Basin (CAMP4ASB)
Project Manager: Riikka Pusa
Project duration: 04/2018 – 06/2019
Funder: World Bank
  • Numerical Weather Prediction Model Training (C2-TD5) Under Vietnam Managing Natural Hazards Project (VN-Haz/WB5)
Project Manager: Karoliina Pilli-Sihvola
Project duration: 07/2018 – 07/2019
Funder: World Bank
  • Kyrgyzstan SmartMet - Early Warning System for Climate Change Prediction Within the framework of the Livestock and Market Development Project – II
Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project duration: 07/2018 – 05/2019
Funder: International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD)
  • FISU II- Promoting Adaptation to Climate Change by Reducing Weather and Climate-Related Losses through Improved Services in Sudan and South Sudan
Project Manager: Alessandro Chiariello
Project duration: 01/2016 – 04/2019
Funder: Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
  • FINBOL -  Improved capacity of SENAMHI to provide services for disaster risk reduction and adaptation to climate change in Bolivia

Project Manager: Edith RodrÍguez
Project Duration: 17.1.2014 – 31.12.2016
Brochure of the Project in English or Spanish (pdf)

  • PRASDES - Regional Andean Programme to Enhance Weather, Water and Climate Serveices and Development

Project Manager: Edith RodrÍguez
Project Duration: 1.5.2013 – 31.12.2016
Brochure of the Project in English or Spanish (pdf)

  • FINKMET- Finnish-Kyrgyz Meteorology Project

Project Manager: Antti Hyvärinen
Project Duration: 1.1.2014 – 31.12.2016
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

  • FINTAJ- Finnish-Tajikistan Meteorology Project

Project Manager: Antti Hyvärinen
Project Duration: 1.1.2014 – 31.12.2016
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

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

Project Manager: Alessandro Chiariello (CV)
Project Duration: 1.9.2011 – 1.12.2014

  • COFIMET - Building capacity at Ideam to reduce harmful impacts due to changing climate and extreme weather in Colombia

Project Manager: Edith RodrÍguez
Project Duration: 1.5.2012– 31.12.2014
Brochure of the Project in English or Spanish (pdf)

  • FINAMHI - Building capacity at INAMHI to reduce harmful impacts due to changing climate and extreme weather in Ecuador

Project Manager: Edith RodrÍguez
Project Duration: 1.5.2012– 31.12.2014
Brochure in English or Spanish (pdf)

  • FINPAC - Reduced Vulnerability of the Pacific Island Country Villagers' Livelihoods to the Effects of Climate Change

Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project Duration: 2.1.2013 – 31.12.2015

  • PROMOSERV II - Promoting Modernisation of Hydrometeorological Services in Viet Nam – Phase II

Project Manager: Sami Kiesiläinen
Project Duration: 1.7.2013 – 31.12.2015

  • SHOCS II - Strengthening Hydrometeorological Operations and Services in the Caribbean SIDS

Project Manager: Matti Eerikäinen
Project Duration: 11.4.2013 – 31.12.2015

  • SHSB - Strengthening Hydro-Meteorological Services for Bhutan

Project Manager: Jenni Latikka
Project Duration: 20.5.2013 – 31.5.2016

Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

  • FNEP2 - Finnish-Nepalese Project for Improved capability of the Government of Nepal to respond to the increased risks related to the weather-related natural disasters caused by climate change (Continuation of FNEP)

Project Manager: Herman Böök
Project Duration: 20.5.2013 – 31.5.2016
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

  • Building Resilience to Disasters in Western Balkans and Turkey

Partners: WMO and UNISDR
Beneficiaries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey
Project Manager: Sari Lappi
Project Duration: 21.5.2012 – 20.10.2014
The project website: http://www.preventionweb.net/ipadrr

  • FINUZ - Promoting Modernisation of Meteorological and Hydrological Services in Central Asia

Project Manager: Riikka Pusa
Project Duration: 1.8.2011– 31.12.2013
Brochure of the Project in English or Russian (pdf)

  • FINBOL - Capacity building on Quality Management, Observations and Services

Project Manager: Alessandro Chiariello
Project Duration: 1.12.2012 – 31.5.2013

  • FINAMPO - Finnish-Peruvian Project for Increased Capacity of SENAMHI to Provide Climatological and Meteorological Services

Project Manager: Mats Wiljander
Project Duration: 1.8.2009 – 31.5.2012

  • FNEP - Finnish-Nepalese Project for Improved capability of the Government of Nepal to respond to the increased risks related to the weather-related natural disasters caused by climate change

Project Manager: Irma Ylikangas
Project Duration: 1.2.2010 – 30.6.2012
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

  • PROMOSERV - Promoting Modernisation of Hydrometeorological Services in Việt Nam

Project Manager: Jaakko Nuottokari (CV)
Project Duration 1.5.2010 – 31.12. 2012
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

  • JAMSWS - Increasing Capacity of Meteorological Service of Jamaica to Supply Weather Services

Project Manager: Martti Heikinheimo
Project Duration 1.9.2010 – 21.12.2011

  • TTSWS - Increasing Capacity of Trinidad & Tobago Meteorological Service to Supply Weather Services

Project Manager: Martti Heikinheimo
Project Duration 1.9.2010 – 31.12.2011

  • FPPICS - Finnish-Pacific Project for Increased Capacity of SPREP and PIC NMS Staff to Meet the Growing Demand for Meteorological and Climatological Information in the Society

Partner: Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environmental Programme (SPREP)
Beneficiaries: Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Salomon Islands, Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu
Project Manager: Jaakko Nuottokari
Project Duration: 1.6.2009 – 31.5.2012

  • SHOCS - Strengthening Hydrometeorological Operations and Services in the Caribbean SIDS

Partner: Association of Caribbean States (ACS)
Beneficiaries: Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Costa Rica, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Cuba, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Suriname and Trinidad & Tobago
Project Manager: Martti Heikinheimo
Project Duration: 1 .9.2010 – 31.12.2011
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

  • Inception Phase of the SADC Meteorology Project

Partner: Southern African Development Community (SADC)
Beneficiaries: Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe
Project Manager: Ari Venäläinen (CV)
Project Duration: 1.10.2009 – 31.12.2010

2. Air Quality

  • FINTAJ II - Finnish-Tajikistan Meteorology Project, Phase II, Tajikistan
Project Manager: Antti Wemberg 
Project duration: 01/2018 – 12/2020
Funder: Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
  • FINKMET II - Finnish-Kyrgyz Meteorology Project, Phase II, Kyrgyzstan
Project Manager: Antti Wemberg 
Project duration: 01/2018 – 12/2020
Funder: Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
  • Support for the implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement (Air quality), Ukraine
Project Manager: Harri Pietarila
Project duration: 01/2019 – 05/2019 
Funder: EU
  • Azerbaijan twinning - Upgrading the National Environmental Monitoring System (NEMS) of Azerbaijan on the base of EU best practices
Project Manager: Katja Lóven
Project duration: 11/2016 – 03/2019
Funder: EU
  • Designing air quality monitoring network in Kazakhstan

Project Manager: Sari Lappi
Project Duration: 01/2013 – 06/2013

  • Strengthening the Central and Local Level Capacities for Environmental Management in the Area of Air Quality in Macedonia

Project Manager: Sari Lappi
Project Duration: 09/2010 – 08/2012
Brochure of the Project in English (pdf)

3. Wind Energy

  • Polar Wind in Russia

Project Manager: Jenni Latikka
Project Duration: 07/2012 – 12/2014

The project website: http://polarwind.ru/