Tag: Balochistan

Promotion of STEM Education for young learners in KP and Balochistan

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article image Representatives from nine robotics companies from across Pakistan met with Balochistan’s Education Secretary Abdul Fateh Bangar in Quetta this week to discuss the introduction of robotics-based science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in Balochistan. Presenting innovative ideas regarding the use of technology at education institutions, the representatives explained how STEM studies could improve education […]…Read More

Balochistan government to improve science and robotics education in schools

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Mr. Abdul Fateh Bhangar, Secretary Secondary Education Department Balochistan, has led a high-profile discussion on taking science and robotics inventiveness to public school education in Quetta. Representatives from nine robotics organizations across Pakistan attended the meeting and briefed Mr. Bhangar and other officials of the school education department about innovations in math and science education. […]…Read More

Balochistan facing a parlous drought and fabricated famine

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Balochistan is facing a parlous drought and fabricated famine as a result of rare rainfall and reducing groundwater levels caused by deep well pumping over the last few decades, particularly in the western Balochistan. Dr. Ainuddin, chairperson of the Disaster Management Department, University of Balochistan said that Half of Balochistan is gripped by a drought. […]…Read More

Balochistan govt join hands with WWF for environmental conservation

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Government of Balochistan entered a memorandum of understanding (MoU) World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) and the Planning and Development Department) to explore future avenues of a long-term partnership in environmental conservation and sustainable development of the province. A MoU signed between both organizations on Friday to address environmental and development challenges in Balochistan; especially […]…Read More

Agreement to provide 3G services to remote areas of Balochistan signed

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article image MoITT: Finance Minister Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar said that government was determined to promote digitalization all across the country for increasing outreach and access to financial services to people for sustainable development. The Finance Minister was speaking at the signing ceremony between Universal Service Fund (USF) and Ministry of Information Technology for laying optic fibre at Awaran and Lasbela the contract of which has been by Universal Service Fund to Pak Telecom Mobile…Read More

Its a matter of survival now Experts, Government for Improving Water Management in Balochistan; Call for Greater Focus on Implementation

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article image QUTEETA: The expert consultation on improving water governance in Balochistan organized by IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, and Taraqee Foundation came to a close on December 20, 2016, after extensive deliberations that centered on the need for urgency in addressing the already deteriorating water crisis in the province. Representative from the Government of Balochistan, the Ministry of Climate Change, as well as experts from the water sector and the US-…Read More

Balochistan, US varsities join hand for coop

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: US Acting Consul General Chad Peterson presided over the signing of a Balochistan Consortium University Partnership Memorandum of Agreement. The two-year "Building Bridges" partnership links the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with the University of Balochistan, Sardar Bahadur Khan Women’s University Quetta and Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences. The partnership will send…Read More

PAS regional chapter set up in Balochistan varsity

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Prof. Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, Rector IIUI/Member PAS, and Prof. Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari, Secretary General PAS, have visited the University of Balochistan. Purpose of the visit was to formally inaugurate the Regional Chapter Office of PAS at UoB and conduct the seminar regarding the promotion of research trends in Balochistan. The province Balochistan is in desperate need to progress in science and technology to accrue the compatibility with current RandD scenario…Read More

PAS regional chapter set up in Balochistan varsity

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Prof. Dr. Masoom Yasinzai, Rector IIUI/Member PAS, and Prof. Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari, Secretary General PAS, have visited the University of Balochistan. Purpose of the visit was to formally inaugurate the Regional Chapter Office of PAS at UoB and conduct the seminar regarding the promotion of research trends in Balochistan. The province Balochistan is in desperate need to progress in science andamp; technology to accrue the compatibility…Read More

Balochistan, US varsities join hand for coop

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: US Acting Consul General Chad Peterson presided over the signing of a Balochistan Consortium University Partnership Memorandum of Agreement. The two-year "Building Bridges" partnership links the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with the University of Balochistan, Sardar Bahadur Khan Women’s University Quetta and Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences. The…Read More