ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday emphasized that Muslim Ummah should work in unison by undertaking concerted initiatives for advancing universal modern science and technical education in their respective countries for human resource development and to excel in world affairs.
He said that Muslim countries were endowed with rich natural resources which could be best utilized by a skilled human force for the benefit of people of Muslim countries.
The President said this during a lunch hosted by International Islamic University (IIU) in the honor of ambassadors of Islamic countries in Pakistan here at Aiwan-e-Sadr.
He appreciated the educational contributions of IIU in advancing the Ummah’s ideological, moral, intellectual and economic development in accordance with the values and norms of Islam.
The President also lauded the role of the University in imparting quality education not only in the varied Islamic subjects but also in the modern disciplines.
Minister of State for Education and Professional Training, Baleegh-ur-Rehman, Ambassadors of Islamic countries, Members of the Board of Trustees and Board of Governors, International Islamic University, and senior officials of the President Secretariat were also present on the occasion.