Institute of Seismological Research (ISR), Gandhinagar

Institute of Seismological Research (ISR), Gandhinagar



MoU formalised between GIDM and ISR

MoU formalized between GIDM and ISR

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) and Institute of Seismological Research (ISR), Gujarat on October 15th, 2018 at GIDM, Gandhinagar.

The MoU aims to enhance cooperation between two institutions and develop Academic and Professional Exchanges, Scientific Research, Consultancy/Advisory Services. Overall, it aims at strengthening education and research programmes, specifically in the field of Earthquake Risk Management and other activities under the Disaster Risk Reduction framework to effectively enhance community resilience.

Area of co-operation:

  • Joint development and delivering of prioritized training courses on Earthquake Risk Management
  • Enhance outreach and upgrade training provision through IT solutions jointly by undertaking online training
  • Strengthen Earthquake Risk Management Training Capacities
  • Support and Promote Earthquake Risk Management knowledge, Experience sharing, and Joint Projects

The MoU was signed by Shri P.K. Taneja, Director General, GIDM and Dr. M. Ravi Kumar, Director General, ISR.

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