The Research Council has established a new programme to facilitate Indian-Norwegian Cooperation. The INDNOR-programme will be realised through thematic research programmes. At start-up there is a generic call (INDNOR) and a joint call with the dep. of Science and Technology in India (JOINTINDNOR).
A delegation of Norwegian polar scientists visited New Delhi on 13-14 November in order to participate in a joint workshop with Indian polar scientists.
An Indian delegation consisting of experts on anti-microbial resistance visited Norway from 26-30 September 2013.
A new call for proposals within climate change research is announced through the new large-scale Climate Programme (KLIMAFORSK). International collaboration is highly encouraged.
Norway participates in the ERA-net on research cooperation between India and Europe - New Indigo.
UTFORSK is a new Norwegian instrument for strengthening the linkage between higher education and research in international collaboration, and to increase cooperation between Norway and Brazil, China, India, Japan, Russia and South Africa.