Press Release – ACDC-ISSI In-house Meeting with Pakistan Nuclear Society (PNS) Delegation

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Press Release

ACDC-ISSI In-house Meeting with Pakistan Nuclear Society (PNS) Delegation
Monday, December 21, 2020

The Arms Control and Disarmament Centre (ACDC) hosted a delegation from the Pakistan Nuclear Society (PNS) on Monday, December 21, 2020, at the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI). Dr. Imtinan Elahi Qureshi, President-elect PNS, headed the delegation.

Malik Qasim Mustafa, Director ACDC, first briefed the participants on the working of the ISSI and what ACDC had accomplished since its establishment on October 30, 2019. He also enlightened the participants about the ACDC-ISSI Vision 2023. 

Dr. Imtinan Elahi Qureshi appreciated the working of the Centre. He also highlighted the contribution of PNS in the areas of peaceful uses of nuclear energy and the welfare of the community of nuclear scientists in Pakistan.

Both sides agreed to exchange information, building linkages with the scientific community of Pakistan, and organizing joint-events on various themes related to nuclear safety and security, peaceful applications of nuclear technology, and its integration with other emerging technologies. The visit concluded with the delegation’s tour of ACDC and the ISSI library.