The forum will enable the two countries to share knowledge and experiences and collaborate in science, technology, and innovation.
H.E Mr. Shozab Abbas Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Ethiopia discussed with officials of the Ministry of Innovation and Technology how the two countries can collaborate in the field of science, technology, and innovation.
HE the Ambassador called for the establishment of the Ethio-Pakistan scientific Diplomacy Forum, which will be a platform of knowledge and technology transfer in the field of environmental protection and hydrology..
The discussion outlines Future collaboration between the COMSATS University in Islamabad and the Ministry of Science and Technology of Pakistan, in collaboration with the Ethiopian Ministry of Innovation and Technology and the Ministry of Science and Higher Education.
State Minister for Innovation and Technology, Ahmedin Mohammed (Ph.D.) reaffirmed Ethiopia’s support for the establishment of the forum and said “Ethiopia is ready to share its digital initiatives and reforms in science, technology, and innovation with Pakistan.”
The State Minister also said “Ethiopia can learn a lot from Pakistan regarding digital literacy.”
Ministry of Innovation and Technology expressed its appreciation to HE the Ambassador for his knowledge regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.