Chair­man Wa­ter Com­mis­sion Jus­tice (Retd.) Amir Hani Mus­lim will be Chief Guest in Clos­ing Cer­e­mony of Diploma Course at MUET Wa­ter Cen­ter

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JAMSHORO: Jus­tice (Retd.) Amir Hani Mus­lim, Chair­man of Supreme Court-man­dated Com­mis­sion on Wa­ter and San­i­ta­tion of Sindh, will be the Chief Guest in the Clos­ing Cer­e­mony of the Diploma Course in "Flood Fore­cast­ing and Flood Hazard Man­age­ment" due to be held on Satur­day, July 21, 2018. Dr. Mo­ham­mad As­lam Uqaili, Vice Chan­cel­lor MUET , Sec­re­tary Sindh Ir­ri­ga­tion Depart­ment Ja­mal Mustafa Syed, Dr. Steven J. Burian, Direc­tor Utah Wa­ter Cen­ter, USA, Dr. Bakhshal Lashari, Project Direc­tor MUET Wa­ter Cen­ter, Dr. Ra­sool Bux Ma­har, Deputy Direc­tor, Fac­ulty mem­bers, and the diploma course par­tic­i­pants will at­tend the cer­e­mony and will share their ex­pe­ri­ences and im­por­tance of the course in pre­par­ing and equip­ping them with mod­ern tech­nolo­gies for manag­ing the flood sit­u­a­tions in Sindh. The course in­cluded seven train­ing mod­ules for of­fer­ing 16 credit hour diploma course that was de­signed by fac­ulty and man­age­ment of U.S.-Pak­istan Cen­ter for Ad­vanced Stud­ies in Wa­ter (USPCAS-W), Mehran Univer­sity of En­gi­neer­ing and Tech­nol­ogy (MUET) in col­lab­o­ra­tion with their coun­ter­parts of USPCASW, Univer­sity of Utah, USA. The diploma course is a col­lab­o­ra­tive ef­fort of USPCAS-W MUET and Sindh Ir­ri­ga­tion Depart­ment, Govern­ment of Sindh after sign­ing of the Mem­o­ran­dum of Un­der­stand­ing (MoU) be­tween the two en­ti­ties. It in­cluded fund­ing sup­port of Rs.41 mil­lion for “Ca­pac­ity Build­ing of Of­fi­cers/ Of­fi­cials of Sindh Ir­ri­ga­tion Depart­ment”. To­tal 12 of­fi­cials of the depart­ment have com­pleted the diploma course.

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