President ECOSF joins BOG of National Nematological Research Centre (NNRC), University of Karachi in its 1st Meeting on July 31, 2018
The 1st Meeting of the Board of Governors (BoG) of the National Nematological Research Centre (NNRC) of the University of Karachi was held at the Centre on 31 July 2018. The meeting was chaired by the Vice Chancellor of the University of Karachi, Pakistan, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ajmal Khan as Chairman of the Board. President ECO Science Foundation, Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro participated in the meeting in his personal capacity as an expert, as appointed by the Senate of the University of Karachi. The representatives of various forums of University of Karachi, the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF), Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC)and Department of Education and Literacy, Government of Sindh also attended the meeting as Ex-Officio Members of the Board. The Director of National Nematological Research Centre Prof. Dr. Shahina Fayyaz presented the agenda as Secretary of Board of Governors; the agenda was discussed item wise and decisions were made accordingly.
It is pertinent to mention that the NNRC is a Centre of Excellence in Nematology in the region as recognized by the FAO of United Nations.