||The book at hand, Community-based safety in Lapland: Inclusion, services and livelihoods (2018) is a result of the strategy work of Lapland University of Applied Sciences. The texts highlight topical perspectives and development themes relating to community-based safety. The book is based on the basic tasks of the university of applied sciences: high-quality instruction and innovative research and development activities. The articles have been prepared with the intention of emphasising the collaboration and partnerships relating to the themes.
Lapland’s operating model for community-based safety was selected as a European good practice in 2013 (EPSA 2013, Regional Level Award).