IORA to set up Centre of Excellence in Kochi

Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) is to set up a Centre of Excellence in Kochi, Kerala.IORA to set up Centre of Excellence in Kochi. This centre will facilitate the exchange of research findings and studies in the field of fisheries and ocean studies among IORA member countries. With the establishment of a dedicated centre for research, there will be no duplication of research by different member countries. IORA Centre of Excellence in Kochi will be digitally connected to IORA’s member countries, and researchers in member countries would be provided access to data and information stored in the centre.Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies (KUFOS) is being considered as a partner to set up the centre in Kochi.