University of Eastern Finland
Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira has entered on February 18. 2008 into an agreement with University of Eastern Finland on collaboration aimed at promoting cooperation between the parties in areas related to food safety and the health and well-being of animals.
Collaboration is aimed at developing, expanding and utilizing the cross-scientific expertise of each party as regards research and development activities: by carrying out joint research and development projects, cooperating in administrating research funding (e.g. EU project funding, TEKES funding), and cooperating to develop advanced and updating training.
Senior officer from Evira in this project is Director General Matti Aho.
Research Director Liisa Sihvonen, liisa.sihvonen evira.fi