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South-South cooperation lauded for achieving SDGs: COMSATS’ Forum

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COMSATS is striving for South-South cooperation, and aiming to establish new science and technology Centres of Excellence in COMSATS member states, as well as working to grow the Network’s prospects to the North for sustainable development. The organization is targeting to achieve at least 50 members in next four years”, stated by Executive Director COMSATS, […]…Read More

Telenor Group survey: Pakistan’s millennials point to artificial intelligence as possible gateway to achieving peace

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article image New digital survey reveals surprising attitudes among Pakistan’s youth, including views on how best to empower youth leaders and the role of technology in supporting social causes and promoting peace.    (KARACHI/OSLO) 05 JUNE 2017 – Telenor Group today released the findings of its regional online survey that assessed the attitudes of Asia’s millennials towards […]…Read More

Role of ICT in achieving SDGs

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article image IN FEBRUARY 2016, Pakistan’s parliament did what it had never done before. It became one of the world’s first parliaments to formally adopt United Nation’s (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as the nation’s development agenda. Seventeen SDGs had recently been formulated by the UN, to be achieved within one generation (till 2030). Similar goals were agreed to by all the UN member states in 2000 too. They were then called Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). But our…Read More

Completely achieving e-office system in ministries, govt depts by year end

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: With the launching of 3G, 4G technology in Pakistan, the government has set a deadline of achieving e-office/e-filing system by coming December, aiming to make governance more effective and achieve the goals of government efficiency, effectiveness, transparency, accountability in decision making, and deliver efficient and cost-effective public services to citizens, e-governance. This was disclosed during the recently held first e-office forum 2014 arranged by the…Read More

A way forward in achieving food security for our livestock

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By Hafiz Wasi Muhammad KhanIN LAST 65 years Pakistan managed to increase its population of large animals from 12 million to 65 million as per latest survey of animal population in the country. However, in terms of per animal production we observe a declining trend which was 10 liter/head in 1950 and now its 6.1 liter in cattle while around 6.9 liters in buffaloes/head. This is totally against the world animal production trend where no of animals are decreasing while production/animal is…Read More