Utrikesdepartementet (External organisation)

    Activity: MembershipMembership in committee, council, board



    The Department for Research Cooperation (SAREC) is Sida's sector department for support to partner country research and research of importance for the development of these countries. Support is provided for research councils, universities and research institutions, for regional research networks and for international research programmes. The department also supports Swedish research activities relevant to developing countries.

    The focus of research and research grants are decided by the Research Council appointed by the Government. In deciding on grants for research in Sweden, the Council and the department have at their disposal reference groups representing various science disciplines. The department has three divisions:

    Division for Human Sciences for Social Development Division for Natural Sciences for Sustainable Development Division for University Support and National Research Development

    Body type: Reference gruppe
    Period1 Mar 20031 Mar 2007
    Held atUtrikesdepartementet, Sweden