Confer to the establishment of Pak-China Research Centre on Earth Sciences Document of Understanding (DOU) was signed between Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and Higher Education Commission of Pakistan with an aim to improve resilience to natural hazards.
Delegation of Chinese Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment visited Pakistan to discussed DOU. The CPJRC anticipated to have a Board of Governors who’s Co-Chairmen would be President CAS and Chairman HEC.
Chengdu-based Professor Yu Lei admired Pakistan government’s efforts in strengthening academic research and scientific ties between the two countries. Professor Lei emphasized that CAS planned to endow CPJRC with a modern and technically-advanced infrastructure with a cutting-edge lab having supercomputers and hi-tech facilities housed in it.
Mudassir Tipu, highlighted the China-Pakistan Joint Research Centre on Earth Sciences (CPJRC) that play a significant role in promoting safety, security, and resilience of the projects and will also help acquire strongest bond between academic and scientific community.
According to the conditions of DOU Pakistani students will be encouraged to embark on higher studies and advanced research in China on spirited basis. Furthermore, DOU will create opportunities for ensuing applied research between educational institutions of two countries.