Other projects

Other projects supported by HA Spatial Planning

Land-based spatial planning projects

Augmented Urbans – Visionary, Participatory Planning and Integrated Management for Resilient Cities – refers to strengthening the integration of three aspects in urban planning: timeframe, participation and technology. It improves stakeholder participation and linkage between the long-term visions and short-term actions in the cities for enhancing urban resilience.
Project’s lifetime: March 2018 – February 2021
Budget: € 2 350 000
Financed from: Interreg Central Baltic Programme 2014-2020
Baltic Urban lab – Integrated Planning and Partnership Model for Brownfield Regeneration aims at improving urban planning by developing and testing new integrated models for brownfield regeneration. The project tackles an increasing need to build attractive, high-quality and sustainable urban areas and will provide an integrated planning and partnership model for brownfield regeneration.
Project’s lifetime: October 2015 – December 2018
Budget: € 2 200 177
Financed from: Interreg Central Baltic Programme 2014-2020
  Live Baltic Campus – Campus Areas as Labs for Participative Urban Design – aims at developing campuses as innovation hubs and integration of them in the overall urban management and transport system, thus creating better urban environment for businesses and residents.
Project’s lifetime:
October 2015 – March 2018
Budget: € 1 850 000
Financed from: Interreg Central Baltic Programme 2014-2020

BSR-TeMo – Territorial Monitoring for the Baltic Sea Region promoted territorial development and cohesion in the BSR by developing an indicator based monitoring system. The monitoring system measured the progress in achieving economic, social and territorial cohesion in the BSR by using indicators at different scales, as well as contributed to increased knowledge and understanding of territorial cohesion processes in the BSR.
Project’s lifetime: February 2012 – January 2014
Budget: € 340 000
Financed from: ESPON 2013 Programme



MSP Related Projects

SEAPLANSPACE – Marine spatial planning instruments for sustainable marine governance. The project aims to increase the know-how and knowledge on sustainable marine governance of the people engaged in maritime issues, e.g., professionals at local/municipal administrative levels, from companies and communities influenced by MSP. The project will provide jointly prepared training curricula with a focus on national specificities of the five South Baltic countries covered by the project.
Project’s lifetime: January 2018 – December 2020
Budget: € 1 684 657
Financed from: Interreg South Baltic Programme 2014-2020


BONUS BASMATI – Baltic Sea Maritime Spatial Planning for Sustainable Ecosystem Services develops integrated and innovative solutions for MSP related to marine and coastal ecosystem services and marine protected areas, develops and applies spatial decision support systems including data discovery and exchange facilities, and develops means for interactive multi-level, multi-stakeholder and cross-sector governance.
Project`s lifetime: July 2017 – June 2020
Budget: € 2 855 473
Financed from: The joint Baltic Sea research and development programme (BONUS) 2010-2017

Plan4Blue – Maritime Spatial Planning for Sustainable Blue Economies supports growth of the marine and maritime sectors in a way that emphasizes the need to find a balance between economic, social and environmental goals.
Project’s lifetime:
October 2016 – December 2019
€ 1 997 882
Financed from:
Interreg Central Baltic Programme 2014-2020


BALTSPACE – Towards sustainable planning of Baltic marine space provides science-based approaches and tools to clarify and improve the capacity of MSP as a policy integrator in the BSR. The project is testing and evaluating individual tools and combinations of tools, resulting in practical guidance for their application in MSP in the future.
Project’s lifetime: April 2015 – March 2018
Budget: € 2 000 000
Financed from: The joint Baltic Sea research and development programme (BONUS) 2010-2017


BaltCoast – A systems approach framework for coastal research and management in the Baltic tackles complex problems and challenges in the coastal zone integrating the different human activities with the ecosystem capacity and external forcings by using the Systems Approach Framework (SAF). Project will focus on linking existing Baltic Integrated Coastal Management activities into lasting Baltic coastal management competence network.
Project’s lifetime: April 2015 – March 2018
Budget: € 2 900 000
Financed from: The joint Baltic Sea research and development programme (BONUS) 2010-2017

Plan Bothnia – tested trans-boundary MSP in the Baltic Sea. The project used the Bothnian Sea area between Sweden and Finland as a case study of Baltic trans-boundary MSP. The project was a Baltic Sea MSP “preparatory action” funded by the EU Commission under the EU Integrated Maritime Policy.
Project’s lifetime: December 2010 – June 2012
Budget: € 500 000
Financed from: EU DG Mare