Development priorities: Ostrobothnia

The regional strategy confirms the most important development priorities for the region of Ostrobothnia for 2014–2017. The vision is "Ostrobothnia and new energy: Energy from top expertise and skills, multiculturalism and a strong community spirit". According to the vision, in 2040 Ostrobothnia will be a competitive region where the population fares well in a good living environment. The strategy gives our work direction and goals, but its implementation is based on doing things together that develop Ostrobothnia in the direction that we want it to go.

The implementation of the Ostrobothnia regional strategy for 2014–2017 is to be supported with respect to the following goals: A versatile business life, high-level innovation activities, sufficient amount skilled labour, a population that fares well, and immigrants who are integrated into the society.