• University of Chitral Successfully Concludes Two-Day Workshop on Teaching and Talking of Peace in Vulnerable Region of Pakistan

    The Office of Research, Innovation, and Commercialization (ORIC) at the University of Chitral, under leadership of Dr. Muhammad Romman, Additional Director of ORIC, successfully concluded a transformative Two-Day Workshop on 'Teaching and Talking of Peace in the Vulnerable Region of Pakistan.' This event was aimed at exploring vital aspects of peace education in a region facing unique challenges.

     The ribbon-cutting ceremony, graced by Dr. Sahib Khan, The Acting Vice-Chancellor, University of Chitral and Dr. Atta ur Rahman, Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University of Malakand, marked the commencement of the workshop. Dr. Itbar Khan, a Hubert Humphrey Fellow and the principal organizer, played a pivotal role in orchestrating the event. His dedication and leadership ensured the seamless execution of the workshop, fostering an atmosphere of collaboration and shared learning.

    The Acting Vice-Chancellor, University of Chitral, Dr. Sahib Khan, highlighted the significance of spreading the message of peace, training educators to teach peace effectively, and instilling a sense of responsibility in students to become agents of peace.

    This transformative project was made possible through the generous sponsorship of the U.S. Government, executed by the Institute of International Education (IIE), and the United States Educational Foundation (USEF), Pakistan. Their support underscores the commitment to advancing education and fostering peace in vulnerable regions.

    The University of Chitral expresses sincere gratitude to all participants, distinguished speakers, and sponsors who contributed to the success of this significant workshop. The certificates distribution ceremony and a group photo marked the conclusion of the workshop. As the event concludes successfully, the university looks forward to continue enriching discussions and collaborative efforts towards building a more peaceful future.