MoU with Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

MoU with Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand



MoU with Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) and Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand with the focus to working together on training, research, and exchange of expertise in areas of Geo-informatics and Disaster Risk Management.

The MoU aims to establish an academic and educational exchange agreement in order to promote mutual understanding between the two countries and between the two institutions through educational and academic collaborations and exchange. To contribute advancement and progress of learning. It aims at strengthening education and research programs, specifically in the field of Remote Sensing & GIS applications and other activities under the Disaster Risk Reduction framework to effectively enhance community resilience.

Area of co-operation:

  • Promotion of joint research
  • Exchange of faculty members and administrative staff
  • Exchange of undergraduate students
  • Exchange of research outcomes, academic publications, and other academic information
  • Other academic and educational exchange programs approved as suitable by both institutions

The MoU was signed by Shri P. K. Taneja, Director General, GIDM and Dr. Eden Woon, President, AIT.

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