Press Release – Centre for Middle East and Africa (CMEA) at ISSI and the Middle East Monitor, London (UK) signed an MOU

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Press Release

Centre for Middle East and Africa (CMEA) at ISSI and the Middle East Monitor, London (UK) signed an MOU on September 2, 2020

Centre for Middle East and Africa (CMEA) at ISSI represented by its Director, Ms Amina Khan and the Middle East Monitor, London (UK) represented by its Director, Dr Daud Abdullah signed an MOU on September 2, 2020. Cooperation between the two organizations concerns establishment and promotion of regular relationships in academic and research fields in an institutionalized framework. Director General Institute of Strategic Studies, Islamabad (ISSI) Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry welcomed the signing of this MoU as a constructive and useful collaboration between CMEA and MEMO.

Ambassador Chaudhry extended his commendation to both directors and their teams and hoped that this association would produce quality research and dialogue for mutual benefit. Dr Daud Abdullah, Director Middle East Monitor (MEMO) said that the entire team at MEMO looks forward to a fruitful partnership with both CMEA and the Institute as a whole. He thanked Director CMEA, Ms Amina Khan for her enthusiasm and drive as this cooperation between the two organizations has already begun.

Ms Amina Khan, Director, CMEA also spoke at the occasion emphasizing the need for shared responsibility, research and discourse to resolve the various issues that we all face. She hoped that this collaboration would benefit both sides for better understanding of both the Middle East and African region and that this would prove to be a long and fruitful partnership.