Islamabad, March 25, 2021 (PPI-OT): Minister for Science and Technology Chaudhry Fawad Hussain has emphasized the need of national environment where policies encourage technological innovations and exploration of new ideas. He was addressing at the webinar titled “Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Development: Exploring New Opportunities for Pakistan in Islamabad today. He highlighted the recent initiatives including new national drone policy and the establishment of a national board for the regulation of technologies.
Addressing the event Director General ISSI Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry said human development has always been impacted by the technological advancements in that particular era in history. He said that the unprecedented transformations in speed, accuracy and range of emerging technologies in the contemporary era necessitate their effective and robust utilisation for sustainable development more than ever.
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