MoU with Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University (R-DMUCH), Japan

MoU with Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University (R-DMUCH), Japan

Ritsumeikan University, Japan

Memorandum of Understanding for Collaboration in Research and Education between The Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management (GIDM) and Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University (R-DMUCH), Japan.

Objective

Given the background of both the institutions and the potential areas of partnership, this memorandum represents a framework of cooperation between GIDM and R-DMUCH specifically on joint training services, strengthen training capacity, and development and sharing of technical expertise through mutually identified means of modalities. GIDM and R-DMUCH will collaborate to identify ways to implement the objectives of this memorandum by working together wherever applicable in their respective ongoing programs and projects.

Areas of Cooperation

  • GIDM and R-DMUCH will cooperate for research and investigation as partner organizations within the range acceptable for their respective regular activities.
  • Faculty of both parties will cooperate for general educational activities and specialized professional programs such as the international training course on the conservation and risk management of cultural heritage.
  • Researchers of both institutes will cooperate and exchange knowledge through research, investigation, and training on conservation and risk management in order to promote international protection and inheritance of cultural heritage. 

Agreed and signed on December 23, 2013

For more information about Institute of Disaster Mitigation for Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University (R-DMUCH), Japan, please visit: http://r-dmuch.jp/en/