Cabinet Apprised Of The Agreement Between India And Denmark

| June 27 , 2018 , 19:21 IST

The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been notified of the Agreement between India and Denmark on cooperation in the field of Science, Technology, and Innovation.

This milestone in the Indo-Danish Science and Technology relationship was achieved on 22nd May 2018 which took place through signing an Agreement between the two countries.

The signing of the Agreement will benefit in opening up a new chapter in bilateral relations as both sides will now leverage complementary strengths spurred by a significant convergence of mutual interests in Science, Technology, and Innovation.

The focus will be on renewable energy, water, material science, affordable healthcare, synthetic biology, functional food, and blue economy were identified as potential areas for immediate collaboration.

"The agreement aims to achieve develop and facilitate co­operation between India and Denmark in the fields of common interest within Science, Technology, and Innovation", read a government statement. This will surely help in building more mutual understanding between the two countries placed across the world.

The stakeholders will include researchers from the scientific organizations and academia, R&D laboratories, and companies from India and Denmark.