SIGNING OF A M.o.U. BETWEEN THE FRENCH INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AND UNILAG...
September 22, 2008
The President of the of Research for Development (IRD), Prof. Jean-François GIRARD, signed the M.o.U. along with Vice-Chancellor of UNILAG, Prof. Tolu ODUGBEMI.
Representatives of UNILAG’s top management, and of IRD (French HQs and Benin regional representation), people from the French Embassy in Nigeria and journalists also attended the ceremony.
Thanks to this MoU dealing with oceanography and marine studies in relations to climate change, the two institutions will strive to develop mutual co-operation in education, science and research through exchanges of ideas, contributions and facilitation of collaborative exchange programmes.