Open access publishing at the Lahti University of Applied Sciences (Lahti UAS) aims to boost innovation and promote knowledge sharing within multi-disciplinary research and development.
LAMKpub is Lahti University of Applied Sciences’ new open access publishing platform which publishes two journals: LAMK PRO and LAMK RDI journal. The journals publish articles and audiovisual materials by the staff, students, and partners of Lahti University of Applied Sciences both in Finnish and in English.
- LAMK Pro publishes articles for both general and professional audiences. The topics include project updates, views on recent developments in teaching and discussions on current topics.
- LAMK RDI Journal offers longer articles aimed at professional and academic audiences. The topics include findings from Lahti UAS RDI activities such as workplace development projects and other projects. The articles published in LAMK RDI journal all have a research angle and are based on research data.
- Articles in English
Publication series online
Lahti UAS publishes in one publication series. All publications are available online through Theseus:
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If you have any questions regarding the publishing activities, please contact us at julkaisut[@]lamk.fi.
Articles in English
Informal sector forms a considerable part of economies and employment especially in less developed countries. Waste collection and recycling is one of the sectors that offers income for the officially unemployed and migrants in many African countries. Authors: Maarit Virtanen, Antti Eerola and Päivi Lahti Characteristics of informal economy in Africa Although informal economy is … Jatka lukemista Informal Sector and Waste Management in Rustenburg, South Africa →
The European Commission has set stricter regulations on waste separation, including biowaste. By the end of 2023, biowaste must be completely separated or recycled at source. Separate biowaste collection and composting play an essential part in the bio-based circular economy. This article analyses current biowaste management trends in selected European regions. Authors: David Huisman Dellago … Jatka lukemista Biowaste Collection in Selected EU Countries →
The lack of sanitation services is a significant problem in Ghana and it goes hand in hand with poverty. As a part of Co-creating Sustainable Cities project, 55 Urine Diverting Dry Toilets (UDDTs) were built in 14 different communities in Ho at spring 2018. Four students from Lahti University of Applied Sciences did their three-month-internship … Jatka lukemista LAMK students participate in improving sanitation in Ho, Ghana →