Press Release – Signed an MOU with Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS)

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Press Release

Centre for Afghanistan, Middle East and Africa (CAMEA) at ISSI and the Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS) signed an MOU on September 29, 2021

The Centre for Afghanistan, Middle East and Africa (CAMEA) at ISSI represented by its Director, Ms Amina Khan and the Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies (ACPSS) represented by its Director, Dr Mohammed Farahat on September 29, 2021. Cooperation between the two organizations concerns the 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 CAMEA and ACPSS. He extended his commendation to both directors and their teams and hoped that this association would produce quality research and dialogue for mutual benefit. He mentioned that we are connected with more than 60 institutions of the world. He mentioned three ways in which both institutions can collaborate: institutional dialogues, public talks and joint research.

Dr Mohammed Farahat Director ACPSS expressed his gratitude. He also briefly outlined the workings of and was optimistic about future collaboration in joint research. He said that the entire team at ACPSS looks forward to a fruitful partnership with both CAMEA and the ISSI. He thanked Director CAMEA, Ms Amina Khan for her enthusiasm and drive.

Ms Amina Khan, Director, CAMEA also spoke on the occasion emphasizing the need for shared research and discourse on issues of regional and international importance affecting Pakistan and Egypt. She hoped that the collaboration between CAMEA and ACPSS would further enhance ties between Pakistan and Egypt in a concrete manner, translating into a productive partnership which is mutually beneficial.