ICAR signs MoU with the WSU for Research and Technical Collaboration

By Indian Council of Agricultural Research on 29 Nov 2018 | read
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ICAR signs MoU with the WSU for Research and Technical Collaboration A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi and the Western Sydney University (WSU), Australia at Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi on 28th November 2018. The MoU was signed by Shri Bimbadhar Pradhan, Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor (DARE/ICAR) and Prof. Barney Glover, Vice-Chancellor, WSU. ICAR was represented by DDG (Horticulture and Crop Sciences), DDG (Extension) and the Director IARI, ADG (PP&B), ADG (Edu) and Principal Scientist (PP&B). WSU was represented by Deputy VC, Director of Hawkesbury Institute for Environment and others.The umbrella MoU would facilitate the two countries to collaborate in cutting-edge research to bridge the gaps between potential and realized yield, mitigate the effect of climate change on agriculture, employ artificial intelligence, strengthen pollinator research and enable academic exchange between the two countries.Besides, officials of Australian High Commission India, Director DARE and representatives of Olam International, Eurochem, and ICICI foundation were also present on the occasion.

 

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