Photo: Jenny Stenberg/Jaan-Henrik Kain

Facilitating a new rurality beyond GDP through a Community Operating System (COS)

Research project
Active research
Project size
8 million SEK
Project period
2021 - 2025
Project owner
Gothenburg Research Institute (GRI)

Short description

The project aims to empower Swedish rural communities towards an alternative development model beyond GDP through social, technical and ecological transformation processes in favour of collaborative economy (CE) and local self-sufficiency (LSS).
Participants: Marco Adelfio & PhD student, Chalmers ACE; Jaan-Henrik Kain, Jenny Stenberg, GRI-GU; Ulises Navarro Aguiar, HDK; Tinna Harling, Egnahemsfabriken Tjörn; Caroline Bergmann, Uddebo.
Case study area: Tjörn and Uddebo.