This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is by and between the Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici (CMCC), the Italian research institution on climate science and policy, and the Geophysical Institute (GFI), University of Bergen, Norway.

The purpose of this MOU is to define a framework for scientific cooperation between CMCC and GFI on the research activities under the Programma Nazionale di Ricerca in Antartide.

Research areas of mutual interest

CMCC and GFI agree to work together in the research areas of mutual interest described below:

Antarctic climate research: global/regional climate modeling, analysis of historical hydrographic data and new cruise-based data in the Weddell Sea.

Points of contact:

CMCC
Doroteaciro Iovino (Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change – CMCC)

GFI
Elin Darelius Chiche (Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen)

Signature: October 2013
Duration:
2 years
Deadline:
October 2015