Former Collaborating Researcher
Aila-Leena Matthies participated in the Call for Papers "Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals: What Role for Social and Solidarity Economy?" which was launched by the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Social and Solidarity Economy (UNTFSSE) in 2018 and organized by UNRISD.
At the time of collaboration, Aila-Leena Matthies was a professor of social work at the Kokkola University Consortium Chydenius, University of Jyväskylä, where she heads the social science department. Her research interests address the contribution of social work to sustainability, citizens’ participation and user involvement in social services, and civil society.