Islamabad, April 03, 2015 (PPI-OT): Natural Sciences Linkage Programme is providing financial assistance to 77 research projects at the moment across the country; amongst them twelve projects are running successfully in two institutes at Peshawar, six are ongoing in Nuclear Institute for Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and six at the University of Agriculture, Peshawar.
Onsite monitoring of NSLP funded projects is regularly conducted by PSF-NSLP team and members of PSF Technical Committees to achieve the promising results from research projects. Chairman, PSF/Chief Executive, NSLP Dr. Muhammad Ashraf, Dr. Mirza Habib Ali, Principal Scientific Officer and Haider Zaman Khattak, Secretary, PSF visited PSF funded projects at NIFA and University of Agriculture, Peshawar on March 30-31, 2015, to evaluate their technical progress and address any issues pertaining to project execution.
During these visits the projects were monitored onsite and issues regarding implementation were discussed with Principal Investigators. The team observed that all the projects are running smoothly without any major hurdle. Onsite monitoring will help to improve the research quality for better results and in managing the issues related to management and execution of project. Chairman PSF also explained the priorities of Foundation to researchers for submitting research projects under NSLP.
For more information, contact:
Syeda Rehana Batool
Sr. Science Promotion Officer
Pakistan Science Foundation
Sector G-5/2, Islamabad