2013/02/07 Dresden, Germany
On the occasion of the Opening Ceremony of UNU-FLORES on 10 December 2012 a Framework Agreement relating to UNU-FLORES was signed by the Rector of UNU, Prof. Osterwalder and the Rector of TU Dresden, Prof. Müller-Steinhagen. The Framework Agreements details the areas and ways of cooperation between UNU-FLORES and TU Dresden. In addition it makes the in-kind contribution of the Free State of Saxony to UNU-FLORES, as set out in the Funding Agreement, dated November 2011 and signed by UNU, the Free State of Saxony and the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, operational. The implementation of the Framework Agreement is being coordinated by a joint working group of UNU-FLORES and TU Dresden. One major item of the working group will be the finalization of a joint MSc programme in the field of integrated resources management. In addition, various joint activities are being planned for the near future.