Day: July 20, 2017

UNESCO honours global champions of ocean science

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THE OTHER honorees recognized for their efforts to build greater capacity and international cooperation on ocean science included: Argentina; Morocco; Portugal; Nippon Foundation and the UN Environment’s #CleanSeas campaign. All these ocean science champions were honoured through a special event at the UN Ocean Conference designed to highlight IOC’s first Global Ocean Science Report, which […]…Read More

Universal agreement on need for measures to reverse ocean deterioration

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article image United Nations unanimously agreed to a set of measures that will begin the reversal of the decline of the ocean’s health as the five-day Ocean Conference concluded this afternoon. The outcome document, together with more than 1,300 commitments to action, marks a breakthrough in the global approach to the management and conservation of the ocean. […]…Read More

SDG advocate Swiss Crown Princess Victoria joined the int’l community

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“DO WHAT you can, do it wisely, and most importantly do it now. A healthy ocean is not a luxury item. It is a necessity for survival. And taking care of the ocean means taking care of ourselves,” Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden said, as she addressed the Stockholm Resilience Centre event on “Engaging the […]…Read More

No legal claims to Microsoft over the flaw of WannaCry, experts

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Organizations that neglected to refresh Microsoft Windows-based computer systems did not update because hit by monstrous cyber-attack on weekend. They will be sued for careless and slack cyber security, however, assures itself and appreciates protection from lawsuits, said the legal experts. Around the world, about 200,000 Windows computers or more are influenced by WannaCry worm. […]…Read More

Pakistan Nanotechnology Foundation establishing soon

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Pakistan Foundation for nanotechnology be setting up soon to sustain advancement of modern technology. It will help to build collaboration at international, public, and private level. For acquiring innovative technology alliances with strategic partners. The Pakistan Foundation for Nanotechnology will formulate a ten-year plan to aid entrepreneurs for setting up new companies to cluster innovative […]…Read More

Pakistan’s participation in FIRST Global Challenge robotics competition 2017

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Six students from Pakistan are taking part in the FIRST Global Challenge robotics competition at Washington DC by a press release from US Embassy. The statement said that Pakistani will collaborate with teams across the world to accomplish engineering tasks focused on access to clean water”. Ali Syed, mentor gone with the team said that […]…Read More