President ECOSF Calls upon the Ambassador of Pakistan to Azerbaijan
President ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF) Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro during his visit to Baku Azerbaijan (14-17) called upon the Ambassador of Pakistan to Azerbaijan H.E. Mr. Khalid Usman Qaiser on 17 Sept 2015 in the Embassy of Pakistan at Baku. President ECOSF apprised the Ambassador about his meetings with different organizations during his visit to Baku; which included, Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) and its Institutes of Geology, Genetics, Biotechnology, Petrochemical processes and Science Innovation Centre; Qafqaz University; the Institute of Scientific Research in Economic Reforms (ISRER) under the Ministry of Industries and Economic Reforms as well as the ECO Research Center; which is housed at ISRER. Prof. Soomro gave a brief introduction of ECOSF to the Pakistan Ambassador and shared with him the major aims and objectives of the Foundation; i.e., to promote as well as fund scientific and technological research and innovation collaboration and other relevant activities among the member states. Dr. Soomro also sought cooperation of Pakistan Embassy in strengthening the linkage between Azerbaijani S&T Institutions and ECOSF, as well as with Pakistani research Institutions/universities.
The Ambassador thanked Dr. Soomro for taking time to visit the Embassy and updating him about ECOSF activities and his discussions with Azerbaijani S&T institutions. Ambassador Khalid U. Qaiser appreciated the efforts of ECO Science Foundation for promotion of S&T research and education in the ECO region. He assured Embassy's full cooperation to ECOSF initiatives in Azerbaijan and said that these initiatives will also complement the efforts of Pakistan Embassy in promoting bilateral cooperation between Pakistan and Azerbaijan- the friendly countries.