The Cabinet on Wednesday accepted two Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with France and Fiji.
The MoU with France is on renewable vitality (RE) cooperation, and was signed in January. “The goal of the MoU is to determine the premise for promotion of bilateral cooperation within the discipline of latest and renewable vitality on the premise of mutual profit, equality and reciprocity. It covers applied sciences referring to photo voltaic, wind, hydrogen and biomass vitality,” stated an announcement issued by the Centre.
The MoU entails change and coaching of scientific and technical personnel beside, change of scientific and technological info and knowledge. It goals to organise workshops and seminars alongside with switch of apparatus, know-how and expertise. Also, efforts can be made to develop joint analysis and technological initiatives.
The MoU will assist in the event of technological know-how within the discipline of renewable vitality and thereby help the method of accomplishing the bold goal of 450 GW of put in RE capability by 2030.
The MoU with Fiji is for cooperation within the discipline of agriculture and allied sectors. It will cowl areas comparable to change of analysis personnel, scientific specialists, specialists and technical trainees; enhancement and switch of expertise; growth of infrastructure for agriculture growth, and growth of human sources by means of coaching of officers and farmers by conducting seminars and workshops.
The MoU would facilitate promotion of joint ventures between personal sectors of each the international locations and likewise funding in advertising and value-addition/downstream processing of agricultural commodities.
Under the MoU, a Joint Working Group (JWG) shall be constituted to set down procedures, and plan and suggest programmes of cooperation in the direction of reaching its goals by means of the executing companies of the 2 international locations. The JWG will maintain its assembly alternately in India and Fiji as soon as each two years. The MoU will come into impact on the date of its signing and can stay in pressure for 5 years.