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



In its 3rd General Meeting held in Accra Ghana (27-28 October 2015), the Commission decided to continue the current strategy of COMSATS during the next five years, 2016-2020, with emphasis on technical cooperation projects employing, inter alia, the concept of International Thematic Research Groups in order to provide maximum socio-economic benefits to the member countries.

Earlier, the COMSATS Strategy for the period 2012-2016 comprises of two parts, i.e. ‘Strategic Objectives’ and ‘Implementation and Monitoring’, were approved by the Coordinating Council in its 14th meeting (2011, Bogotá, Colombia) and 15th meeting (2012, Gebze, Turkey), respectively.

COMSATS Strategy (2012-2016)