India and Canada inked 3 pacts to enhance business and cultural ties
India and Canada signed 3 pacts for cooperation in health sector, audio-visual co-production and skill development. Currently, the Governor General of Canada, Mr. David Johnston is on a 9 day visit to India.
MoUs signed between India and Canada:
The Grand Challenges Canada and Department of Biotechnology will work together to address the global health challenges especially for women and child healthcare.
The secretary of information and broadcasting, Mr. Bimal Julka and Mr. Stewart Beck (High Commissioner of Canada to India) signed an agreement on the audio visual cooperation. This MoU will enable Indian and Canadian film producers to utilize a platform for collaboration on various facets of film making. The agreement is expected to deepen the engagement between the critical sectors of the film industries of both countries there by, providing a new chapter of collaboration.
National Skill Development Corporation from India and Association of Canadian Community College from Canada will work in skill development segment and to cooperate and share the information and learning on this aspect.