Speakers call for examining local conflicts to check radicalisation
November 7th, 2014 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT ISB: The participants at a national consultation on Research and Teaching of Conflict Studies and Conflicts in Pakistan have emphasized to examine the local conflicts in order to eradicate the rising radicalisation of the society.The event was organised by the Institute of Social and Policy Sciences (I-SAPS).They stressed to introduce local conflict studies as a subject in all universities of Pakistan. During the meeting, IUCPSS and I-SAPS agreed to develop five local case studies on local conflicts, one from each province and to train young faculty members on the subject.The consultation was chaired by Dr. Nasser Ali Khan, VC, University of Haripur, and Chairman Inter University Consortium for Promotion of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities Pakistan.Dr. Nasser termed promotion of social sciences vital for socio-economic development of country and addressing various issues.
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