Science diplomacy must for evolving culture of research, sustainable development: Dr. I.E. Qureshi


STAFF REPORT ISB: Af- ter spending thirty years in science and three years in di- plomacy, Dr Imtinan Elahi Qureshi , Executive Direc- tor of the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in South (COMSATS), is the most vocal advocate of science diplomacy’ in Paki- stan is all set to bid adieu.

Dr Qureshi is stepping down as COMSATS Execu- tive Director next month and he is leaving behind a rich legacy of phenomenal achievements making the dormant organization

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Science diplomacy must for evolving culture of research, sustainable development Dr. I.E. Qureshi


ISLAMABAD-After spending thirty years in science and three years in diplomacy, Dr Imtinan



Elahi Qureshi , Executive Director of the Commission on Science andamp; Technology for Sustainable



Development in South (COMSATS), is the most vocal advocate of science diplomacy’ in



Pakistan is all set to bid adieu.



Dr Qureshi is stepping down as COMSATS Executive Director next month and he is leaving



behind a rich legacy of phenomenal achievements making

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Hasnat Ahmed Qureshi appointed as Member Finance, Pakistan Science Foundation


Staff Report ISD: A new entrant Hasnat Ahmed Qureshi has joined in Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) as Member Finance recently. Hasnat, was an officer of the Department of Auditor General of Pakistan.

Hasnat Ahmed Qureshi is a foreign qualified professional who attained degrees of Public Finance from UK and HRM from Canada. He exhibits rich experience in public sector financial management, auditing, and administration..

He worked at focal positions in reputed organizations such as

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Message by Executive Director COMSATS, Dr. I.E. Qureshi




THE WORLD has seen very few Nobel Laureates, who built their scientific careers against heaviest possible odds, yet devoted much of their lives in serving the cause of mankind’s welfare. Prof. Dr. Abdus Salam stands at par with the historic giants of scientific discovery, and head and shoulders above those who deeply cared about humanity. He especially agonized over the predicament of billions in the developing world, who lead miserable lives in spite of the enormous strides towards

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Proper funding can make science and technology turnaround in Pakistan: Dr. Qureshi

By Mustafa Z. Paras and Ata ul HaqBrief our readers about COMSATS?Dr. I.E. Qureshi: COMSATS stands for the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South. The Commission is a high level autonomous inter-governmental organization with 21 Countries in 3 Continents as its Members. There are commissions that work under the United Nations and also under the national authorities but COMSATS is an independent international Commission. Its members include heads of states

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