LAHORE – The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) and World Engagement Institute (WEI-USA) have entered into a partnership to pursue a programme of educational collaboration through wireless communication.

The WEI would introduce the long distance learning courses, workshops through video conference and provide financial support for research and capacity-building projects.

The MoU was signed by UVAS Vice Chancellor Talat Naseer and Director Government and International Relations, Islamic Food and Nutrition Council USA Mohammad Adil Khan Saturday.

Adil Khan said that WEI would provide all out managerial as well as professional skills to implement the innovative learning in Pakistan.

The VC said that UVAS was the only institution in Pakistan which was playing pro-active role to uplift the livestock sector and producing skilled human resource in this regard. The MoU will remain valid for five years.

Seminar:  The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) is holding a seminar on “Roadmap for the Development of Dairy Sector of Pakistan” at conference Hall on Monday (tomorrow) with an objective to address the challenges faced by the dairy industry and making profitable business through model modern dairy farming.

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif will be the chief guest.