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24 engineers complete USAID management courses

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: As many as 24 engineers have successfully completed a USAID two-week hydro-power operations and maintenance training course and received completion certificates during a ceremony held in Islamabad. Participants of the training were engineers from the Tarbela, Ghazi Barotha, Mangla, Warsak, Chashma, and Renala Khurd power plants, and WAPDA as well as female engineers from engineering universities in Islamabad. USAID Energy Office Director Dr. Michael Curtis, Badar ul…Read More

PARC, CIMMYT train 24 partners on plant conservation

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has acknowledged the role of USAID for the improvement of agriculture in Pakistan. Joint efforts are needed to promote conservation agriculture seeders in cotton-wheat and other cropping system of Pakistan, so that the issue of late planting and residue burning could be solved. Dr. Shahid Masood, Member (Plant Sciences) PARC and focal person of AIP in Pakistan said this while addressing at the recently concluded two-day…Read More