Islamabad Policy Research Institute organized a Media Workshop on ‘Strategic Importance of Maritime Affairs for Pakistan and the Role of Media’. It entailed Inaugural Address by renowned academician Prof. Dr Muhammad Ali, Vice Chancellor, Quaid-i-Azam University and was moderated by Dr Azhar Ahmad, Head of Department, Humanities & Social Sciences, Bahria University.
Ambassador Vice Admiral (R) Syed Khawar Ali HI (M), Director General, National Institute of Maritime Affairs, Bahria University, Dr Salma Malik from Quaid-i-Azam University and Dr Zafar Nawaz Jaspal from Quaid-i-Azam University were amongst the esteemed speakers.
The conclusion of the Media Workshop is as follows:
ACHIEVING SEA-BASED DETERRENCE & DEVELOPING BLUE ECONOMY VITAL FOR PAKISTAN.
Media’s role critical for creating maritime awareness
The workshop was well attended by students of media communications, media personnel, journalists and reporters from all major news and print media houses.