Nature and climate
Climate change adaptation »
Adaptation measures aim to build capacity to prepare for the impacts of the changing climate, and to manage the associated risks.
Biological diversity, or biodiversity, means the variety of all forms of life: genetic variation within species, the abundance of species and the diversity of their habitats
Energy and climate policy »
Climate and energy policy defines common goals for climate change mitigation and adaptation.
Genetic resources »
The conservation of genetic resources ensures the diversity of crops and domestic animals, thus forming the foundation of our food security.
Alien species »
Alien species are species that have spread to a new area due to human activity. Finland’s National Strategy on Invasive Alien Species helps prevent the damages and risks caused by them.
Mires and peatlands »
Mires and peatlands make up about a third of Finland’s total land area.
Bioenergy production »
Bioenergy accounts for over a quarter of Finland’s energy use. Wood-based fuels are the main source of bioenergy in Finland.