Heidi Tiainen

Project researcher, PhD student

heidi.tiainen (at) uef.fi

 

 

 

MSSc (environmental policy & law) Heidi Tiainen, a PhD student in environmental policy, works as a project reseracher in the project "Social license to operate": a real tool or rhetoric? Examining the mining industry in Finland, Australia, and Canada" (SA 2014-18). Her previous research has focused on CSR and social impacts of mining industry. In her master thesis, she examined the social sustainability of mining industry in Kyrgyzstan.

Publications:

Heidi Tiainen, Rauno Sairinen & Olga Sidorenko (2015). Governance of Sustainable Mining in Arctic Countries:  Finland, Sweden, Greenland and Russia. Arctic Yearbook 2015, 1-26.

Kotilainen Juha, Prokhorova Evgenia, Sairinen Rauno, Tiainen Heidi (2015). Corporate social responsibility of mining companies in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Resources Policy 45: 202-209.

Tiainen, Heidi; Sairinen, Rauno & Mononen, Tuija (2014). Talvivaaran kaivoshankkeen konfliktoituminen [Conflict process of Talvivaara mine in Finland]. Ympäristöpolitiikan ja -oikeuden vuosikirja 2014. S. 7-76. Itä-Suomen yliopisto: Joensuu.

Tiainen, Heidi & Sairinen, Rauno (2014). Mining in the Chatkal Valley in Kyrgyzstan - Challenge of social sustainability. Resources Policy 39(2014), 80–87.

Tiainen, H & Sairinen, R (2012): Mining in the Chatkal valley: lack of dialogue and poor governance resulting in local resistance - policy brief.