The Pakistan Study Center, University of Sindh Jamshoro (SU)has announced to hold a two-day international conference on “Performance of Green Revolution Technology and Agricultural Development in South Asia” on May 12 and 13, 2022.
The inaugural ceremony of the two-day international conference organized in collaboration with Sindh Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Sindh Agricultural University (SAU) Tando Jam will be held on May 12, 2022 at Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Convention Center, the University of Sindh, which will be chaired by the vice-chancellor Professor (Meritorious) Dr. Muhammad Siddique Kalhoro while the Chief Minister of Sindh and the Chancellor of the Universities of Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah would grace the occasion with his participation as the chief guest of the inaugural ceremony.
The two-day conference is being organized under the auspices of the Pakistan Study Center, the University of Sindh Jamshoro wherein a number of scholars, faculty and teachers will witness the proceedings.
In this regard, Director Pakistan Study Center Prof. Dr. Shuja Ahmed Mahesar said that the conference would be attended by national and international scholars, researchers and agricultural experts, including Dr. Carolina Quiumento of the University of Evora, Portugal, President of the Scientific and Technical Council of the African Water and Sanitation Association (AAEA), Dr. Papa Samb Diop, Associate Professor at Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, Yoheng Li, Researcher at Maastricht University, Netherlands, Dr. Zahid Mehmood, Chairperson Defense & Strategic Studies Department, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad Dr. Shabana Fayyaz, Director Faculty Development Academy, COMSATS University Islamabad Aneel Salman, Former Dean University of the Punjab Dr. Muhammad Iqbal Chawla and Assistant Professor of Pakistan Studies, International Islamic University Islamabad Dr. Sabahat Jalil will be the keynote speaker at the conference. The scholars and researchers will present their research papers on the occasion.
He further said that the recommendations of experts and researchers would be sent to the Sindh Higher Education Commission, provincial and federal governments so that the performance of green revolution technology and agricultural development in the country could further be improved.
He said that the said conference was of great importance and its far-reaching results would be achieved. He said that the aim of the conference was to ensure the cultivation of high yielding crops in low quantities of water.