event 17 Sep 2020

Online Event // UNESCO Regional Consultation Meeting on Water, Energy and Food Sustainability for Post COVID-19

UNESCO Jakarta and Islamabad Offices and the Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture, Multan (MNS-UAM), Pakistan, jointly organized a virtual Regional Consultation Meeting. The online event looked into the opportunities of COVID-19 recovery measures offered by the Water-Energy-Food nexus.

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  • Prof Shahbaz Khan - Director of UNESCO Regional Science Bureau for the Asia and the Pacific
  • Dr Irfan Baig - Dean FoSS, MNS Univ. of Agriculture, Multan-Pakistan

Keynote Speakers

  • Prof Soontak Lee - Governor of World Water Council
  • Porf Susana Neto - University of Lisbon, Portugal
  • Dr Norlida Binti Mohd Dom - UNESCO Head of Coordination, HTC Kuala Lumpur Malaysia
  • Dr Abid Suleri - Executive Director, SDPI
  • Prof Jeff Camkin - Univ. of Western, Australia


  • Ms Ghazala Naeem - Resilience Group, Pakistan
  • Ms Rabia Sultan - Progressive Female Farmer / Director, Gurmani Foundation Pakistan
  • Dr Abubakr Muhammad - Lahore Univ. of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan
  • Prof Jeff Camkin - Univ. of Western Australia
  • Mr Raza Shah - UNESCO Islamabad


Watch the online event here.


Stephanie Bilgram
Global Nexus Secretariat


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