Italy to support ‘Glaciers and Students’ project in Gilgit-Baltistan
GILGIT, Aug 26 (APP):EvK2CNR and KIU jointly organized Pre-COP26 Workshop at the Karakoram Int’l University (KIU) on Wednesday.
Fateh Ullah Khan, Minister Planning and Information Gilgit Baltistan was the Chief Guest on this occasion.
The Ambassador of Italy to Pakistan Andreas Ferrarese, addressing the audience virtually, through Zoom, expressed his appreciation for organizing a workshop addressing number of important thematic areas related to environment.
He mentioned the support from the Italian government to Pakistan and particularly to GB in the past and also many projects which are being implemented currently.
He said that the Italian government will be financing a “Glacier and Students Project” in Pakistan and GB, starting very soon. He assured to extend support in environmental conservation and livelihood improvement in the future. – APP