YJY – Association for Environmental Management

The Association for Environmental Management, known as ”YJY” in Finland, was established in 1996. Its main mission is to promote environmental management and improve its members´ professional competence. Environmental management is a systematic method enabling companies and other organisations to take into account the environmental expectations of customers and partners, as well as those of society and citizens.

YJY organises several seminars and excursions for its members every year. Seminars deal with the latest development in environmental management. YJY Environmental Award is given to an organisation or a person for outstanding environmental achievements and positive changes in its ecological performance. A separate award is given to graduate students. YJY has both individual and corporate members.