Belarus, India to develop program on remote sensing of the EarthStaff writer ▼ | June 3, 2015
Belarus and India intend to develop a joint program in the field of remote sensing of the Earth, BelTA learned from the press service of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB).
Cooperation in science The National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
Last year the partners implemented projects in new materials and agriculture totaling $290,000. Two contracts in these areas are expected to be signed soon.
There are now two framework agreements on cooperation in science and technology between Belarus and India: the agreement on scientific cooperation with the Department of Biotechnology of the Ministry of Science and Technology of the Government of India (DBT) (2000) and the agreement of scientific cooperation with the Indian National Science Academy (INSA) (2003).
In addition, there is the intergovernmental Belarusian-Indian commission on cooperation in the field of science and technology on the basis of the agreement on cooperation in science and technology between the governments of the two countries, whose main objective is to coordinate the Belarusian-Indian scientific and technical cooperation in priority areas. ■