Tonle Sap fishing nets, Cambodia.
(Courtesy Anandajoti, Wikimedia Commons.)
The 2014 International Opportunities Fund is an initiative of the Belmont Forum to encourage interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary science that informs Arctic observing and research for sustainability. The available funds is approximately 13M Euros, comprising contributions from Canada, China, France, Iceland, India, Italy, Japan, the Nordic Council of Ministers, Norway, Russia, the United States of America, and the World Ocean Council. Possibilities for collaboration with non-participatory countries exists as well.