|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)|
|Climate Change Policy Targets:||Framework/ Multi-sectoral Policy|
|Agency:||Research Council of Norway|
|Funding:||167 MNOK (2016); 154,3 MNOK (2015)|
|Climate Change Description:|
The Large-scale Programme on Climate Research (KLIMAFORSK) is the Research Council’s initiative for climate research. Launched in 2014, the programme will run through 2023.
The KLIMAFORSK programme is a broad-based, long-term research programme aimed at providing new, future-oriented knowledge of national and international significance.
Primary objective: The KLIMAFORSK programme will promote outstanding climate research to the benefit of society.
Secondary objectives: The KLIMAFORSK programme will:
Strategic secondary objectives: The KLIMAFORSK programme will work to:
The Research Council’s previous large-scale programme on climate research, Climate Change and Impacts in Norway (NORKLIMA), was concluded in 2013. Projects funded under the NORKLIMA programme that had not been concluded in 2013 have been incorporated into the KLIMAFORSK programme portfolio.
The programme is currently funded by the Ministry of Climate and Environment, the Ministry of Education and Research, the Ministry of Agriculture and Food, the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Fisheries, and cross-sectoral funding from the Ministry of Education and Research.
|Related policies:||Centres for Environmentally-friendly Energy Research , Research Council of Norway, ENERGIX program|
|This record supersedes:||Climate Change and Its Impacts in Norway - NORKLIMA|
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