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.

A Minister for Circular Economy to accelerate circular economy transitions

CICAT2025 first policy brief, published in December 2019, argues that promoting a sustainable circular economy requires cross-silo collaboration. We contend that cross-silo collaboration between......

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,......