Janne Sinerma

Policy Analyst / Project Manager

Janne joined AEIDL in December 2023 as a Policy Analyst and as a Project Manager. His role is to manage two Horizon projects called RURACTIVE and RURBANIVE where AEIDL will be responsible to transform the project results into EU Policy Recommendations which will be coproduced by knowledge exchange and networking at EU level.

Janne has worked with rural and regional development since 2019, and have completed numerous assignments related to evaluation, strategy development, research, and participative group work. Before joining AEIDL he has worked at the University of Eastern Finland, a Local Action Group, and as a consultant in the private sector.

Janne holds a Master’s degree in Social Science in Human Geography from the University of Eastern Finland. Most of his work experience is related to rural and regional development and programme-based development. Janne speaks Finnish (Native language) and English. He has a basic understanding of Swedish.