Pakistan will be launching a Rs 3 billion STEM schools project this year, aimed at promoting digital education in the country.
Ministry of Science and Technology will set up Agriculture Technology Taskforce that will be led by University of Agriculture Faisalabad Vice-Chancellor Dr Muhammad Ashraf, said Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry, on Saturday. While chairing a meeting of the UAF deans and directors at the Syndicate Room, UAF he said, the aim of the task force is to strengthen academia-industry and farmers’ linkages, reduce agricultural import bill and address different agriculture issues.
All government schools would be transformed into science technology schools, said Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday. Talking to a private TV channel, he said developed countries across the globe were employing modern technology for securing a bright future for their upcoming generations.