Tag: MAB

ECOSF, UNESCO to start MAB programme in Afghanistan

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article image STAFF REPORTER ISB: Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro, President of ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF), along with Vibeke Jensen, Director UNESCO-Pakistan called upon the Ambassador of The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Janan Mosaz ai this month to acquaint him of a joint initiative in Afghanistan by the two intergovernmental organizations that have a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed by their parent organizations (ECO and UNESCO, in 1995). President ECOSF apprised the Ambassador…Read More

PMNH launches MAB website

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) has launched Man and Biosphere Programme (MAB) website with the aim to provide information for the solution of natural resources and environmental issues. The initiative is an interdisciplinary effort of United Nations Education, Scientific And Cultural Organization (UNESCO), directed towards providing an opportunity for international cooperation. "It has a focus for the coordination of related programme aimed at…Read More

MAB-UNESCO Programme and Recent updates from perspective of Pakistan

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By Rizvana KhanTHE MAB (Man and the Biosphere) Programme is an Intergovernmental Scientific Programme providing a platform for the enhancement of the relationships between people and their environment on scientific basis. It was established under the umbrella of UNESCO in early 1970s with main secretariat in Paris. This interdisciplinary programme is based on research targeting ecological, social and economic dimensions of biodiversity loss and the reduction of this loss.MAB supports novel ideas…Read More