Prof. Manzoor Soomro appointed as an Overseas Editorial Board Member of the China Science and Technology Education Magazine
Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro, an eminent Pakistani Scientist and President of ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF), has been appointed as an overseas editorial board member of the China Science and Technology Education Magazine.
Prof. Soomro is an expert in Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Management and proponent of Inquiry Based Science Education (IBSE) for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in the ECO Region and beyond. He is the Vice President of the Belt and Road International Science Education Coordinating Committee (BRISECC) under the patronage of China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) and the Children and Youth Science Center (CYSC) of China. Earlier, he was also appointed as a Distinguished Overseas Expert of the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST).
Previously having served as Chairman of Pakistan Science Foundation and an expert in FAO of United Nations, Dr. Soomro is also a Member of the Governing and Advisory Boards of numerous International Centers and Learned Bodies including; ISTIC Malaysia, IRIS Iran, IAP SEP, Asian Innovation Forum & Asian STI Think Tanks Network (ASTN). He is also a winner of the Order of Academic Palms award of the French Republic in 2013 in recognition of his contributions in developing STI and Science Education cooperation between Pakistan and Republic of France. He serves as Member of International Advisory Board of La main a la pate Foundation of France, which promotes non-formal science education in many countries.