A memorandum of understanding (MoU) is signed between India’s CSIR and France’s Instiut Pasteur to have effective and affordable healthcare solutions not only for people from India or France but for the whole world’s greater good.
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Director-General, Dr. Shekhar Mande, and Institut Pasteur President, Professor Stewart Cole, are the officials who signed the MoU. It provides the development in scientific and technological cooperation networking in advanced and emerging areas of human health.
From CSIR and DST, 14 delegation members, and from Instiut Pasteur, 15 delegation members, as well as 10 representatives from the Indian-French missions, attended the meeting. Full support was showered to this collaboration, Ambassador of India to France and the Embassy of India, represented by Deputy Chief of Mission, Dr Praphulla Chandra Sharma.