The 2010 budget for the Ministry of Education and Research will support an increase in the number of higher education places; the Fund for Research and Innovation to finance research projects and equipment and the establishment of a knowledge centre in 2011 to compare and present the results of Norwegian and international educational research.
http://www.regjeringen.no/en/dep/kd/press-contacts/Press-releases/2009/--supporting-the-norwegian-knowledge-eco.html?id=581329