Stakeholder Interaction

CICAT2025 work package 6 focuses on implementing and examining stakeholder interaction and engagement. We focus on local, regional and national stakeholders such as businesses, ministries, central organizations, and regional actors, municipalities and cities.

We examine the interests of stakeholders and the interaction and cooperation between stakeholders.

As a result of this work, there is an increased understanding of how stakeholder cooperation can support and promote Finland’s transformation towards a sustainable circular economy.

Inter-organizational collaboration in circular economy ecosystems

In my pro graduation thesis I have researched inter-organizational collaboration in circular economy ecosystems. Especially I studied the enablers and consequences of inter-organizational......

When institutional logics meet: Alignment and misalignment in collaboration between academia and practitioners

The study examined how the different institutional logics of the cooperating actors affect the collaboration and the emergence of a common understanding, alignment and the achievement of the goal,......

Stakeholder value creation: Legitimating business sustainability

Stakeholder cooperation and value creation are a prerequisite for sustainable circular economy and Finland’s objective to be the leading country in circular economy by the year 2025. Companies......