A record-high number of projects were awarded funding.
Three projects have been awarded several million in funding from the Starting Grant competition.
The Research Council of Norway is proposing an increase of NOK 1.1 billion for research.
Russia is an important partner for Norway, says Arvid Hallen.
Location: Clarion Hotel The Edge, Tromsø
Location: The House of Literature, Wergelandsveien 29, Oslo
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