Pak-Belarus strengthen bond for S&T promotion
July 28th, 2015 | Ahsan Jamil | No Comments
STAFF REPORT ISB: The elite delegation from Republic of Belarus including experts from different fields is on official visit to Pakistan following up on the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed for mutual cooperation in multiple avenues of science, higher education, research and development, commerce and industry with Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS).
The introductory meeting was held at PAS headquarter to foster linkage between Belarusian experts and Pakistani scientific organizations including NARC, IST, NUST, COMSATS. The participants from all these organizations were present in the meeting and shared different ways to take the partnership at next level and execute different programmes with joint cooperation according the agreement.
Secretary General PAS, Prof Dr Zabta Khan Shinwari while speaking on the occasion said, “There is a considerable need to take joint initiatives and take benefit from a scientifically advanced countries like Belarus and its expertise for replicating it in Pakistan and attain the goals of scientific promotion and sustainable development through adaptation of advanced scientific techniques”.
PAS is always upfront in promotion of SandT related activities and ventures in the country and its contributions in effecting on policy making and national development are inevitable, he added.
The Belarusian dignitaries expressed keen interest for collaboration in a wide range of scientific areas and holding joint seminars, conferences etc.
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