Archive for May 09,2016

  • Workshop on Biosafety and Biosecurity

    STAFF REPORT ISB: Day to the fast pace of research in life sciences there is a need to develop skills of scientists and   researchers to combat biological threats within the region by providing training on biosecurity, biosafety, pathogen    surveillance, and infectious disease surveillance and disaster response.   This was the crux of the three-day Regional Workshop on Biosafety and…Read More

  • Losing ground for science & technology

    The 13th OIC summit has decided to shift the COMSTECH summit to Astana, Kazakhstan, following the Pakistani    government’s decision to twice postpone the international event last year owing to the volatile security situation across the     country. Even efforts are afoot in the OIC headquarters to also shift the committee’s headquarters from Pakistan. The move …Read More