Pakistan’s Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology (NIAB) has received an ‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ from the IAEA and the FAO. The Team Achievement Award was given to a group of four PAEC scientists working in the same area. Additionally, three other research groups at PAEC were awarded the Young Scientist Award.
Moreover, these Achievement Award demonstrates Pakistan’s progress in applying nuclear technology to meeting Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that include food security. In addition, certificates of appreciation will be awarded at the IAEA’s 65th General Conference in September 2021. Public health, medicine, agriculture, industry, and nuclear power generation are all direct beneficiaries of Pakistan’s extensive civil nuclear applications.
Source: Technology Times