The Programme in Higher Education, Research and Development in the Western Balkans 2010-2016 consists of four sub-programmes:
Programme 1: Maritime Sector
Programme 2: Agriculture Sector
Programme 3: Energy Sector
Programme 4: Development Studies
NTNU has been requested to administer HERD/Energy on behalf of the MFA.
The overall aim of the Programme in Higher Education, Research and Development (HERD) is to contribute to economic growth and social development through co-operation in higher education and research in the Western Balkans.
For HERD/Energy the spesific aim is to contribute to economic growth and sosial development through cooperation in higher education and research within the energy sector.