Seminar on “Achieving Net Zero? Where CUI stands” by CCRD In collaboration with AIPS on 22nd June 2022
Centre for Climate Research and Development (CCRD), COMSATS University Islamabad (CUI) in collaboration with American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS) organized a one day seminar entitled “Achieving Net Zero: Where CUI Stands”. The seminar was delivered by Dr. Mohsin Raza Assistant Professor at CCRD who is currently involved in calculating Carbon footprint of CUI, for all seven Campuses.
The participants were briefed about the carbon foot print calculation with emphasis on carbon emission of each campus and mitigation measures taken to absorb the emission. The presentation was followed by group discussion focusing on introduction of behavioral changes in carbon foot print calculation. Participants joining online, stressed on need of introducing climate change as a subject in curriculum of universities.
The Chief Guest Mr. Shahid Kamal (Advisor COMSTECH) in his concluding remarks briefed about the importance of working on climate change. The event was concluded by a group photo of the participants. Certificates were also distributed among the participants.