Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS)

Category: 2019

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Meetings with Stakeholders and Interactions with Scientific Institutions in Turkey

During their visit to Turkey for co-organization of the International Workshop on Sustainability, SDGs and Global Challenges (3rd – 5th December 2019, Gebze, Turkey), COMSATS’ delegation availed the opportunity to hold meetings and make visits to and learn about scientific institutions in the country. The delegation comprised, Executive Director, Dr. […]

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COMSATS Co-organizes Seminar on Science Diplomacy

COMSATS in collaboration with the OIC Ministerial Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH), Science Diplomacy Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), and Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS), organized a Seminar on Science Diplomacy at COMSTECH Secretariat Islamabad, on 27th November 2019. The prime objective of the […]

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COMSATS Represented at World Science Forum 2019

A two-member delegation of COMSATS comprising of Engr. Qaiser Nawab (Assistant Director, Programmes) and Engr. Fiaz-ur-Rehman Khattak (Senior Web Developer) participated in the World Science Forum (WSF) 2019, held at Budapest, Hungary, from 20th to 23rd November 2019. The forum was opened by H.E. Dr. János Áder, President of Hungary […]

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COMSATS Celebrates Establishment of an OBOR Research Centre after ICCBS Patron-In-Chief

A dinner was hosted to celebrate the launch of ‘Academician Professor Atta-ur-Rahman One Belt and One Road Traditional Medicine Research Center’ at the Hunan University of Chinese Medicine (HUCM), Changsha, China. Dr. Atta-ur-Rahman is a celebrated scientist of Pakistan and patron-in-chief of COMSATS Centre of Excellence in Karachi, Pakistan, the […]

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COMSATS’ Membership to ANSO Endorsed

COMSATS has been endorsed for membership of the Alliance of International Science Organizations (ANSO) during the ANSO Governing Board meeting held on 6th November 2019, in Beijing, China. The final decision on membership shall be made during ANSO General Assembly scheduled to be held in Moscow, in May 2020. COMSATS […]

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Meeting with Chairperson Consultative Committee

Dr. S. M. Junaid Zaidi, Executive Director COMSATS called on H.E. Mr. Fawad Chaudhry, Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Government of Pakistan, at his office in the Ministry, on 6th November 2019. In his capacity as the Chairperson of COMSATS’ Consultative Committee, Mr. Fawad was apprised of COMSATS’ recent […]

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COMSATS-ISESCO-INIT 5th International Conference on Agriculture, Food Security and Biotechnology: Role of ICTs successfully held in Monastir, Tunisia

COMSATS in collaboration with the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) and the Inter Islamic Network on Information Technology (INIT) organized the 5th COMSATS-ISESCO-INIT International Conference on ‘Agriculture, Biotechnology and Food Security: Role of ICTs’, in Monastir, Tunisia, from 4th to 6th November 2019. The Conference was held in […]

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COMSATS Participates in the Launch of the United Nations Global Sustainable Development Report 2019

On a special invitation from Dr. Eugene Owusu, Special Advisor to the President of Ghana on SDGs, COMSATS’ delegation comprising of Mr. Nisar Ahmad, Deputy Director (Systems) and Mr. Farhan Ansari, Senior Assistant Director (Programmes) participated in the launching ceremony of Global Sustainable Development Report 2019, entitled “The Future is […]

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