DDI hosts a GeoHealth Seminar

By |2018-03-19T08:08:24+03:00November 27th, 2017|GIS, HIU, News|

DDI organized and hosted a scientific GeoHealth workshop in collaboration with experts from the Australian University of Canberra. This one-day seminar highlighted the importance of ‘place and health’ research in application to diabetes. Our collaborators from the University of Canberra presented the spatial epidemiology of chronic diseases including cardiometabolic risk and showcase a prototype spatial-health [...]

DDI signs MOU with the University of Canberra in Australia

By |2018-03-19T07:48:18+03:00September 10th, 2017|GIS, HIU, HIU, News|

DDI signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the University of Canberra today to join forces in the fight against diabetes. The MOU was signed by Dr. Qais Al Duwairi, Director-General of DDI and Professor Deep Saini, Vice Chancellor and President of the University of Canberra. Both Kuwaiti and Australian parties have shown concern [...]

DDI signs an agreement with PACI

By |2018-03-19T07:48:11+03:00July 18th, 2017|GIS, HIU, HIU, News|

DDI signs an agreement with the Public Authority of Civil Information (PACI) today to mark a joint cooperation protocol for electronic signatures and KuwaitFinder application for GIS. The agreement was signed by Dr. Qais Al Duwairi, Director-General of DDI, and Mr. Musaed Al Assousi, Director-General of PACI. In cooperation with the Kuwait Municipality and [...]