EU invites proposals from Pakistani scientists for joint research projects
ISLAMABAD: European Union Minister and Deputy Head of Delegation to Pakistan, Ms. Anne Marchal has called upon Pakistani scientists to benefit from the funding of EU Programme Horizon 2020 by sending maximum joint research project proposals.
She spoke about EU programmes in Pakistan, especially EU Programme Horizon 2020 at a seminar on “EU Research and Innovation Staff Exchange (RISE)” held at Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF).
The seminar was organized by Pakistan Science Foundation in collaboration with EU Delegation to Pakistan and Ministry of Science and Technology.
This very important seminar was aimed at introducing European Union (EU) Research and Innovation Programme Horizon 2020 to Pakistani scientists for inviting maximum joint research proposals from them.
PSF Chairman Maj. Retd Qaisar Majeed Maik and PSF Director Research Support Dr. Mirza Habib Ali were also present on the occasion.
The seminar was attended by heads of Science and Technology organizations, a large number of researchers and scientists.
Ms. Anne Marchal, speaking on EU-Pakistan Relations, said it was an all-encompassing relationship and Horizon 2020 was a peace based project being run under the cooperation agreement and strategic engagement plan on Science and Technology.
She said Science and Technology was a pillar of the EU and Asia connectivity. - APP