ISLAMABAD:27 April: Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) is going to organise an international conference on ‘The Emerging Issues of Social Sciences in Pakistan’ from today (April 27-29).
The conference is an effort to elucidate the issues like terrorism, Pak-US deadlock, political crisis, institutional decay, culture, religious diversity and human rights, economic, ethno-national issues, youth and society, role of media. Social sciences are important in providing guidelines to the policy-making sector. The conference aims at providing an opportunity to the national and foreign scholars to present their research leading to resolution of issues effecting Pakistan. Scholars across the country and abroad will participate and the conference will provide a platform to build intellectual linkages among them. The ultimate agenda of projecting Pakistan as a peace-loving country is at the heart of the conference. pr.