Promotion of sustainable social and economic development of Alakurtti achieved through cross-border cooperation with Finland (Lapland) and Sweden (Norrbotten) with the long-term goal to make the whole project area (Lapland, Norrbotten and Murmansk region) attractive for international tourists, business people and investors.
Local entrepreneurs having participated in study tours and workshops and obtained knowledge and competence required for carrying out successful business. New enterprises have been established in Alakurtti (e.g. a new guest house). Alakurtti population enjoys new fitness center.