Located in Southwest Finland, Turku is the regional capital of the third largest urban area in Finland. Turku is the country’s oldest city and a global frontrunner for climate action. The city is committed to a resource-wise future with zero emissions, zero waste and sustainable use of natural resources by the year 2040. Turku aims to become carbon neutral by 2029 and climate positive with negative net emissions thereafter. With its surrounding municipalities, Turku is an energetic centre of growth in the Baltic Sea area. In 2019, the city launched the Circular Turku project in partnership with Sitra and ICLEI. boosting the transition towards resource-wisdom together with all the actors of the area.