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February 25, 2016

Senior Management from QF R&D and QNRF Met with a Swedish Delegation Led by the Swedish Minister of Higher Education and Research

Senior management from Qatar Foundation Research & Development (QF R&D) and Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) met with a Swedish delegation led by the Swedish Minister of Higher Education and Research, Ms Helene Hellmark Knutsson, and HE Ambassador Ms Ewa Polano, Embassy of Sweden, Doha, together with dignitaries representing the Swedish Ministry of Education and Research, the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the Swedish Research Council, and other eminent Swedish institutions.
The meeting looked at the possibilities to develop direct cooperation between QNRF and the Swedish Research Council across the main pillars of the Qatar National Research Strategy - Energy & Environment, Social Sciences, Health, and ICT.

The delegation also explored promoting collaboration between governmental agencies, institutes and universities in Qatar and Sweden, in the fields of higher education and research.