Kaija Laurila

Project coordinator



Kaija is a project coordinator in the Urban Transformations team. Her main focus area is in urban sustainability.

Kaija has studied environmental sciences at the University of Helsinki and during her studies turned her focus towards everything urban: she has studied urban studies in different faculties in Helsinki and also in Montreal, Canada. Before her studies at the University of Helsinki, Kaija has graduated as a community educator.

Kaija’s main areas of interest are:
  • the effects of environmental changes in the urban environment
  • the social equality in the cities and the possibilities of the urban planning
  • communities and participation
  • the futures of the cities