NINA, a nonprofit foundation, is Norway’s leading institution for applied ecological and social-ecological research nationally and internationally.

Ecosystem services
Sustainable use and harvesting of fish and game stocks
Environmental monitoring
Climate change impacts and adaptation
Environmental impact assessments connected to infrastructure development and land-use changes
Restoration ecology
Land use and landscape analysis
Mapping and monitoring of biodiversity
Analysis of conflicts related to utilization of natural resources
Human interactions with their natural environment

Competence and Expertise Offered

NINA has worked in cooperative projects in more than 50 countries and on every continent. Cooperation has included research, capacity building, and public education. We were involved in many projects in the previous EEA programme and are thoroughly familiar with writing successful proposals, carrying out projects, and efficient administration of projects in the programme.

Expertise sought

Partners of established quality or high potential in the subject areas of the projects concerned.