Over 140 academics from the UK, Pakistan and the region will travel to Islamabad to take part in the workshops that aim to address grand challenges linked to sustainable development in Food Systems, Energy/water and Health sectors in Pakistan and the region. The activities will create and foster new relationships and develop new networks interested in solving development issues, aligned with the UN sustainable development goals.

To read more about the Global development workshops click here

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