The project «Ordinary Man in a Great War» is aimed at improvement of the infrastructure around memorials related to two countries military history of the 1940s, increase of the level of knowledge on military history and use of the gained information at the cultural events both in Russia and Finland.
The purpose of the project is to develop tourism in the project target areas by enhancing the competence of specialists working for cultural and tourism institutions and tourism attractiveness of the historical and cultural sites.
Lead partner/ Karelian Research Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences:
Municipal budgetary institution «Ethnocultural centre «Kalevalatalo»»
Urban town administration of Kostomuksha
State-Owned Public institution of the Republic of Karelia «Republican Centre for State Protection of Objects of Cultural Heritage»
Ministry for Culture of the Republic of Karelia
City of Kuhmo
Municipality of Suomussalmi