This Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) is by and between the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change (CMCC) and Nansen Environmental Research Center (NERCI).


The overall objective is to develop long term Indo-European co-operatinon in reasearch and higher education between two parties.

This include specifically the following activities:

  • To develop the exchange of visiting scientists/teaching faculty staff and post doc candidates between the participating institutions in order to strengthen the basic understanding of their prioritized research and educational activities.
  • To initiate and develop joint research projects in topics mutually agreed between scientists from the two institutions.
  • To co-ordinate and facilitate the submission of joint project applications for funding by national and international bodies and agencies, including the European Commission.
  • To facilitate and support the exchange of graduate students between two institutions.

Points of contact:

  • CMCC – Antonio Navarra
  • NERCI – K. Ajith Joseph

Deadline: 13 October 2019