COMSTECH and Cuban Embassy Agree to Work for Capacity Building of OIC States


Islamabad, Feb. 19(GNP): Coordinator General, COMSTECH, H. E. Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Choudhary along with Dr. Syeda Tanveer Kausar Naim, Former Chairperson, Pakistan Council for Science and Technology, UNESCO International Advisory Board (IAB), had a meeting with H.E. Mr. Zéner Javier Caro González, the Ambassador of Republic of Cuba on Feb. 18, 2021 at the Embassy of Cuba in Islamabad to discuss avenues of cooperation for capacity building of OIC member states.

During the meeting it was agreed upon that COMSTECH would work closely with the esteemed Embassy of the Republic of Cuba and collaborate with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Cuba for capacity building of OIC member states in the fields of virology, vaccines, nutrition, agriculture, and training of paramedical staff.

H. E. Prof. Dr. Choudhary appreciated the vision of the Ambassador and his support to Pakistan at the critical moments. He also invited His Excellency to visit COMSTECH headquarters in Islamabad.