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

Category: 2020

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Webinar Held to Commemorate World Cities Day

COMSATS Centre for Climate and Sustainability (CCCS) organized a webinar on “Challenges of Rapid Urbanization in the Global South” to mark United Nations World Cities Day 2020. Held on 29th October 2020, the webinar was co-organized by COMSATS Centre for Climate & Sustainability (CCCS) and COMSATS’ Centre of Excellence, Tanzania […]

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Seventh Session of Presentations from COMSATS’ Network

COMSATS Centres of Excellence continue to make their presentations during the post 23rd Coordinating Council 7th session that covered Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK), Turkey, and the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Ghana. Held on 27th October 2020, this session was attended by representatives from […]

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COMSATS Co-organizes Workshop on Start-ups

Commercialization of inventions, research and innovations is key to a knowledge economy and start-ups can be a strong means to strengthen it. COMSATS, in collaboration with Start and Improve Your Business (SIYB) of International Labour Organization (ILO) and IIU Business Incubation Center (IIU-BIC), Pakistan, organized an eleven-day long training workshop […]

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Presentation Sessions from Council Members from China and Pakistan

The sixth session of presentations in connection with the 23rd COMSATS Coordinating Council Meeting was held on 20th October 2020. COMSATS’ Centres from China, the International Center for Climate and Environment Sciences (ICCES), and Pakistan, COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI) presented their progress. The session was attended virtually by representatives from […]

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COMSATS’ Palestinian & Syrian Centres Present their Progress

On 13th October, 2020, the 5th session of presentations, in continuation of the 23rd Coordinating Council meeting, cover progress of Al-Quds University (AQU), Palestine and Higher Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology (HIAST), Syria. The session was virtually attended by 12 Centres of Excellence including Royal Scientific Society (RSS), Jordan; […]

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Webinar on Sustainable Water Governance (SWG)

To discuss challenges, gaps and potential solutions for Sustainable Water Governance (SWG), COMSATS Centre for Climate and Sustainability (CCCS) in collaboration with COMSATS’ Centre of Excellence in Jordan, the Royal Scientific Society (RSS), organized a webinar on “Sustainable Water Governance in the Global South under Changing Climate”. Held on 8th […]

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4th Session of the Online Presentations from Network Members

The 4th session of online presentations being held since the 23rd Coordinating Council Meeting was convened on 29th September 2020. Three of COMSATS Centers of Excellence: Tanzania Industrial Research and Development Organization (TIRDO), Tanzania; National Research Centre (NRC), Egypt; and National Mathematical Centre (NMC), Nigeria, presented reports on their activities, […]

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Post-COMSATS Coordinating Council Meeting: Third Presentation Session

The third virtual presentation session in connection with COMSATS Coordinating Council Meeting was held on September 22, 2020, with participation from 12 Centres of Excellence, including International Centre for Climate and Environment Sciences (ICCES), China; Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology (TIB), China; Centro Internacional de Física (CIF), Colombia; National Research […]

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