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FAO, JICA helped deportees of FATA to return to agriculture based livings

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) together with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have given aid to farmers and their families of Khyber and Kurram agencies of FATA so that they can rebuild homes and continue their lives again after facing displacement for years. This aid was granted to 7,200 families (33,143 […]…Read More

PSF’s ‘Mobile science labs will cover to FATA, GB’ soon

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Science labs of PSFregularly travel to schools, colleges with little to no adequate science facilities to set up exhibitions in smaller districts. The government consented to add up to 10 more trucks in the science caravan into the convoy of nine ‘Mobile Science Talent Farming Labs’ under Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) of Pakistan Science […]…Read More

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FATA varsity to start academic activities soon

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: University of FATA is expected to start its academic activities from Fall2016 while Gwadar University and Sub-Campus of University of Balochistan at Zhob are expected to start their academic activities by the year 2017. According to an official source, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has submitted the concept paper of the project of establishment of Gwadar University and subcampus of University of Balochistan at Zhob to the Planning Commission this month for…Read More

FATA varsity to start academic activities soon

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: University of FATA is expected to start its academic activities from Fall2016 while Gwadar University and Sub-Campus of University of Balochistan at Zhob are expected to start their academic activities by the year 2017. According to an official source, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has submitted the concept paper of the project of establishment of Gwadar University and subcampus of University of Balochistan at Zhob to the Planning Commission…Read More

Experts woe environmental concerns in FATA development

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: An inception meeting was called out in order to examine the practices in the FATA region in which experts, scientists, water resource management professionals, representatives from NGOs, KPK government were present. The meeting marked the launching of two-year project directed at water governance improvement in FATA. Mahmood Akhtar Cheema, Country Representative of IUCN Pakistan, highlighted the need for establishing an environmental cell in FATA Secretariat, and also…Read More

HEC announces special programme to promote professional education in FATA & Baluchistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to promote professional education in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Baluchistan, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has promulgated to launch a special programme to attain the objective swiftly. "HEC is striving towards promotion of professional education in FATA and Baluchistan. We have reserved 29 seats in medical colleges and 55 seats in engineering universities across the country for the students belonging to aforementioned areas…Read More

HEC announces special programme to promote professional education in FATA & Baluchistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: In order to promote professional education in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Baluchistan, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has promulgated to launch a special programme to attain the objective swiftly. "HEC is striving towards promotion of professional education in FATA and Baluchistan. We have reserved 29 seats in medical colleges and 55 seats in engineering universities across the country for the students belonging to aforementioned areas"…Read More

Japan to financially assist FAO in FATA food security projects

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Japan government announced to provide financial assistance to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in order to support the organization in projects of agricultural development and food security in particular to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). An agreement signing ceremony was held to consolidate the support. Hiroshi Inomata, Ambassador of Japan in Pakistan signed the agreement with Patrick Evans, FAO representative in Pakistan. A grant agreement on…Read More

Japan to financially assist FAO in FATA food security projects

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Japan government announced to provide financial assistance to Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in order to support the organization in projects of agricultural development and food security in particular to Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). An agreement signing ceremony was held to consolidate the support. Hiroshi Inomata, Ambassador of Japan in Pakistan signed the agreement with Patrick Evans, FAO representative in Pakistan. A grant agreement on the…Read More

PEC attempts to empower engineers of KPK-FATA

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article image STAFF REPORT PEW: Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) organized job fair for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas in Peshawar. It was the unprecedented event in the KPK province. Almost 7,500 engineers participated in the job fair. Many reputed national and international public and private sector companies were invited in the event. International companies offered 250 jobs whereas local companies also stepped forward to offer 100 jobs to the engineering graduates…Read More