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2nd India-Nordic Summit: Meeting of Prime Minister of India with Prime Minister of Iceland, 04 May 2022

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Prime Minister’s meeting with Prime Minister of Iceland

May 04, 2022

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had a bilateral meeting with H.E. Ms. Katrin Jakobsdottir, Prime Minister of Iceland, in Copenhagen on the sidelines of the 2nd India-Nordic Summit.

Both Prime Ministers warmly recalled their first meeting during the 1st India-Nordic Summit in Stockholm in April 2018. They noted that this year both countries are celebrating the 50th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations.

Both leaders discussed ways to further strengthen economic cooperation especially in the sectors of geothermal energy, Blue Economy, Arctic, renewable energy, fisheries, food processing, education including digital universities, and culture. Geothermal energy, in particular, is an area where Iceland has special expertise, and both sides stessed on collaboration between universities of both countries in this sector.

Prime Minister lauded Prime Minister Jakobsdottir's personal efforts at promoting gender equality and briefed her on India's advances in this regard.

Discussions also took place on expediting the India - EFTA trade negotiations.

Discussions also took place on regional and global developments.

Copenhagen
May 4, 2022


Icelandic

Fundur Forsętisrįšherra meš Forsętisrįšherra Ķslands

4. maķ 2022

Forsętisrįšherra Shri Narendra Modi įtti tvķhliša fund meš Katrķn Jakobsdóttir, Forsętisrįšherra Ķslands, ķ Kaupmannahöfn, samhlķša öšrum leištogafundi Indlands og Noršurlandanna.

Bįšir forsętisrįšherrar minntust meš hlżhug į fund sinn į fyrsta leištogafundi Indlands og Noršurlanda ķ Stokkhólmi ķ aprķl 2018. Žeir tóku fram aš į žessu įri fagna bęši löndin 50 įra afmęli diplómatķskra samskipta.

Bįšir leištogarnir ręddu um leišir til žess aš efla enn frekar efnahagslegt samstarf, sérstaklega

sviši jaršvarma, blįa hagkerfisins, noršurslóša, endurnżjanlegrar orku, sjįvarśtvegs, matvęlavinnslu og menntunar; žar į mešal stafręnns hįskóla og menningarmįla. Jaršhiti er einkum sviš žar sem Ķsland bżr yfir séržekkingu og lögšu bįšir ašilar įherslu į samstarf hįskóla beggja landa į žessu sviši.

Forsętisrįšherra Modi hrósaši forsętisrįšherra Katrinu Jakobsdóttur persónulega, fyrir višleitni hennar til aš efla jafnrétti kynjanna og upplżsti hana um framfarir Indlands ķ žeim efnum.

Einnig fóru fram umręšur sem beindust aš žvi aš flżta fyrir višskiptavišręšum Indlands og EFTA.

Einnig fóru fram umręšur um svęšisbundna og alžjóšlega žróun.

Kaupmannahöfn
4. maķ 2022