The MoU has been signed to strengthen the ties between India and Brazil to work out the future agenda for the collaboration for innovation in Science & Technology diplomacy to evolve a concrete strategic plan in the area of biotechnology education, training and research.
The broad areas of collaboration are:
Biomedicine and health, especially biotech-based products
Agriculture breeding practices
Biofuel and bio-energy
Nanotechnology and Bioinstrumentation
Biodiversity and Taxonomy
(With Inputs from PIB)