1. NERCI expects a substantial expansion in its research activities by way of increased cooperation with more institutions in India and abroad with projects and research programme envisaged for the period 2015-2016.
2. NERCI entered 2015 with plans for increasing their national and international cooperation in Marine and Atmospheric sciences. Scientists and Ph.D. candidates from India are visiting NERSC, Bergen, PML (UK), CMCC (Italy) to work on ocean modelling and ocean color studies.
3. NERCI has been very active in conducting Outreach programmes for the last several years and now developed expertise in implementing Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities, especially for capacity building in areas of Environmental Sustainability, impart training in environmental awareness and education focussing on Water and Air environment. NERCI, being a member of Norwegian Business Association (India), looks forward to potential Corporate partners from India for CSR programme planning and implantation in the coming years.