S.No Country Date and Year of Sign Partner Agency Areas of Cooperation Major Accomplishments
1 Belmont Forum Member Countries 27 Feb 2013 (The tenure of the MoU expired in 2017 but activities are continuing) Belmont Forum MoU for the Belmont Forum collaborative research actions

Belmont forum Countries (a group of the world’s major and emerging funders of global environmental change research and international science councils ) to support Indian Scientists for international collaborative research through joint calls in societally relevant global environmental change challenges, MoES is participating in 5 Collaborative Research Areas (CRA) namely Coastal Vulnerability, Food Security, Biodiversity, Climate Predictability and Inter-regional linkages and Ocean Sustainability.