(Turbat) A cooperation agreement was signed between the Pakistan Biological Safety Association (PBSA) and the University of Turbat (UoT) on 3rd March 2023 at UoT in order to promote academic and scientific & biological research activities in the region.
Dr. Mansoor Ahmed, Pro Vice-Chancellor UoT, and Prof. Dr. Saeed Khan, President PBSA signed the agreement during a two days’ workshop on biosafety and biosecurity practices, which was jointly organized by UoT and BPSA at UoT. According to the document, both institutes agreed to jointly conduct biosafety and biosecurity training workshops in the Makran region. Under the MoU, the PBSA will facilitate and provide opportunities to UoT’s faculty members for participating in training programs regarding International Federation for Biosafety Association (IFBA) certification exam. Ganguzar Baloch, UoT’s Registrar, Dr. Haneef Ur Rehman, Dean Faculty of Science and Engineering, Ijaz Ahmed, Director Linkages, Dr. Niamatullah Kakar, Chairman Natural and Basic Sciences Department, BPSA team members and faculty members and administrators were also present on the occasion.