January 10, 2019
January 10, 2019
AddressUniversity of Central Punjab, Johar Town, Lahore. View map
Department of Sustainable Environment in collaboration with Environment Protection Society organized a seminar under the theme “Role of UN Sustainable Development Goals for Mitigating Environmental Issues”. Barrister Anjum Jawaid Khan was the guest of honor. He has done LLM from McGill University of Canada, served as former Vice President Lahore High Court Bar Association, former counsel to President of Pakistan and two Army Chiefs, member of Law Conservation Union and Punjab Environmental council. Dean of Faculty of Management Studies, Dr. Faisal Mustafa, Director Department of Sustainable Environment, Ms. Javaria Qais Joiya and Professor Dr. Qais Aslam from Faculty of Management Studies also attended this seminar.
Speaking on environmental issues, Barrister Anjum Jawaid told about the United Nation’s Sustainable Development goals, why these goals were formulated and what is the importance of UNSDG’s that includes; no poverty, no hunger, good health, quality education, gender equality, clean water and sanitation, renewable energy, good jobs and economic growth, reduced inequalities, sustainable cities and communities, responsible consumption, climate action, life below water, life on land, peace & justice and partnerships for these goals. He explained agenda 2014 and focused on sustainable cities and communities, clean water and sanitation, renewable energy, climate action, good jobs and economic growth.
This seminar was quite informative, students showed their great interest while listening to the motivational lecture delivered by Barrister Anjum Jawaid Khan. At the end of the seminar Dean (FMS), Dr. Faisal Mustafa presented souvenir to the guest.