FOHSS Delegation Visits Pakistan Navy War College Lahore

A delegation of students and faculty from the Department of Political Science and IR visited Pakistan Navy War College Lahore to participate in World Maritime Day. The tour was organised by Mr Mominyar Khalid Butt (Lecturer) along with other faculty members, including Dr Usman Askari (Asst Prof), Mr Usman Shahid (Sr. Lecturer), M. Farooq (FILO) and Ms Javeria Shams (Lecturer). The delegation represented UCP on the said occasion and was thoroughly briefed about the importance of maritime awareness in the country. The event started with presentations on various aspects of maritime affairs, including the blue economy, maritime tourism and security. In addition, the students took a keen interest in knowing the country’s sea frontier, which was visible during the Q&A session that followed it.

This year the theme of World Maritime Day was ‘new technologies for greener shipping.’ The delegation met Commandant PN War College Rear Admiral Shifaat Ali Khan SI(M) and Director Research Wing Cdr (r) Azam Khan and discussed possible avenues for collaboration in research.