On 12 February 2019, WEMS Secretariat at AIT Solutions Deputy Director Mr. Manesh Lacoul met with Dr. Abid Qaiyum Suleri, Executive Director of Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) and congratulated him on SDPI’s recent ranking among the top 100 think tanks globally and his appointment as the member of Pakistan Climate Change Council. Dr. Suleri is also a member of Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council and National Advisory Committee of Planning Commission of Pakistan among other policy making forums and advisory boards.

During the meeting, Mr. Lacoul briefed him on the status of the outcome of the Bangkok Conference on Science, Technology, and Innovation for Addressing Wildlife and Forest Crimes and Attaining SDGs and thanked him for his support to the conference. Further, the two also discussed on potential partnership for follow up activities on South-South Enhanced Cooperation Initiative.

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