Joensuu

Joensuu

  • Joensuu region is situated in North Karelia in Eastern Finland. Joensuu is the administrative center with 74.000 inhabitants. Service sector covers over two thirds and manu- facturing over one fifth of working places in year 2010.
  • The rural landscape of the region is dominated by forest areas and several large lakes which are part of the Saimaa water system connected to the Baltic Sea.
  • Local cultural life is based on the activity of voluntary associations.