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

UN World Environment Day – COMSATS holds a High-Level Panel Discussion, Experts present novel ideas to address Climate Change

UN World Environment Day – COMSATS holds a High-Level Panel Discussion, Experts present novel ideas to address Climate Change

The Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS), in collaboration with the Ministry of Climate Change and Environmental Coordination, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ECO Science Foundation, and Food Security and Agriculture Centre of Excellence (FACE), commemorated the United Nations World Environment Day by holding a High-Level Panel Discussion on 5th …

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ED COMSATS Participates in ANSO Governing Board meeting

ED COMSATS Participates in ANSO Governing Board meeting

The 8th Governing Board meeting of the Alliance of National and International Science Organizations for the Belt and Road Regions (ANSO) was held in China, which was organized by ANSO Secretariat. The Executive Director of the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS), Ambassador Dr. Mohammad Nafees Zakaria, and other …

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COMSATS and KTS to collaborate for developing high skilled HRD and Tech enabled solutions

COMSATS and KTS to collaborate for developing high skilled HRD and Tech enabled solutions

The Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) and Khas Technology Solutions (KTS), formalized a Memorandum of Understanding on 16 May 2024, to collaborate for developing IT enabled solutions and conduct online professional training programs focused at high skilled HRD in various fields including Information and Communication Technology (ICT), DevSecOps, …

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COMSATS Telehealth Program Attracts Government and Healthcare Sector

COMSATS Telehealth Program Attracts Government and Healthcare Sector

Islamabad, 15th May 2024. COMSATS Telehealth (CTH) has been sharing its expertise and playing a significant consultative role as Pioneer Telehealth Service provider in Pakistan. COMSATS welcomes collaborations and advisory role at local and international level for sharing its expertise in digital health technologies for primary and secondary healthcare and its mainstreaming. Owing to the …

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British House of Lords Member visits COMSATS

British House of Lords Member visits COMSATS

Baroness Sayeeda Hussain Warsi, British lawyer, politician, and a member of the House of Lords, UK, who served as Co-chairperson of the Conservative Party from 2010 to 2012, visited the Secretariat of the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) to meet the Executive Director COMSATS, Ambassador Dr. M. Nafees …

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COMSATS hosts Scientific Experts’ panel discussion as part of UN STI Forum

COMSATS hosts Scientific Experts’ panel discussion as part of UN STI Forum

Islamabad, 10th May 2024. Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) hosted a panel discussion of scientific experts as part of the 9th Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals, under the sponsorship of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC). “Catalyzing Change: Science, Technology, …

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President-designate COP-29 visits COMSATS

President-designate COP-29 visits COMSATS

Islamabad, May 10, 2024. President-designate of COP29, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources, Mr. Mukhtar Babayev, visited COMSATS along with Coordinator to the Prime Minister on Climate Change & Environmental Protection, Ms. Romina Khurshid Alam. The Executive Director COMSATS, Amb. Dr. Nafees Zakaria, warmly welcomed the delegation from Azerbaijan. Ms. Amna Batool, Member of …

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COMSATS to support Syria in IT Sector, Establish Training Institute

COMSATS to support Syria in IT Sector, Establish Training Institute

May 07, 2024. A six-member Syrian delegation, led by the Deputy Minister of Education and Educational Affairs, H.E. Dr. Rami Waheed Al-Dhulli, visited the Secretariat of the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS). The delegation, comprising senior officials of Syrian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, as well …

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Strengthening Collaboration Between COMSATS and ICESCO

Strengthening Collaboration Between COMSATS and ICESCO

Executive Director COMSATS, Ambassador Dr. Nafees Zakaria, and Head of the Science and Technology (S&T) Sector at ICESCO, Prof. Raheel Qamar, convened a productive meeting on May 6th, 2024, at COMSATS Secretariat. The meeting served as a platform to reinforce the existing collaboration between the two esteemed organizations. During the meeting, both parties expressed mutual …

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COMSATS’ holds Training Workshop on Carbon Markets and Carbon Credits

COMSATS’ holds Training Workshop on Carbon Markets and Carbon Credits

Recognizing that there is a pressing need to raise awareness and build capacity among stakeholders about carbon market mechanisms, especially in light of the discussions and developments made during COP28, where Article 6 played a pivotal role, COMSATS Centre for Climate and Sustainability organized an in-house training workshop on Carbon Credits and Carbon Markets, at …

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