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In Asia, the University of Oslo cooperates with institutions in China, Japan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bangladesh, and Pakistan. The most comprehensive cooperation is with institutions in China and Japan.
China has for many years been a prioritized country for research cooperation at UiO. China is rapidly developing into a 'super-power' for research, and UiO participates actively in this process together with some of the prime institutions in China. Among the main cooperating activities are the newly established Sino-Norwegian Centre for Interdisciplinary Environmental Research (SINCIERE) in Beijing, the China Programme at the Norwegian Centre for Human Rights, and the Network for University Cooperation Tibet-Norway which is coordinated by UiO.
Cooperation with Japan at UiO is widespread and includes all the faculties as well as the centres and museums. The most comprehensive cooperation is within science and medicine.