SU organizes 3rd Youth orientation webinar under ‘Paigham-e-Pakistan – Global Peace’ theme
Youth stay as lifeline for any nation. They work as custodians of the country and act as its conscience-keepers. We should motivate youthto safeguard Pakistan’supreme national interest by regularly contributing in diverse spheres of life, which remains as their prime obligation.
This said Vice chancellor, University of Sindh, Jamshoro Prof. Dr. Fateh Muhammad Burfat, said in his presidential reflections at the third leg of week-long online youth orientation sessions being organized at various SU campuses by SU Pakistan Study Centre under the umbrella theme of ” Together, we are for Pakistan/ Paigham-Pakistan-Global Peace. Today’s session was meant for the students of KBSAS Sindh University Campus Noushehro Feroz.
Dr. Burfat said if anything that could ever tranform a nation-state into its ideal version was based on three prongs : quality education, active youth and responsible citizenry.
The vice chancellor felicitated SU-PSC led by its efficient director Prof. Dr. Shuja Ahmed Mahesar upon continuing success of youth orientation webinars.
Usman Zafar , Manager Research, Pakistan Peace Collective sressed the need for engaed, passionate, dedicated youth brigade to lead society from the front to bring it in step with the fast-changing world.
Mr. Zafar stressed the need for fair, authentic, examined and cautious use of time that constituted the very concept of life.
Prof Dr. Humayun Abbas, Dean, Faculty of Islamic Studies, Government College University, Faisalabad emphasized the point of internal cohesiveness with throbbing patriotism in the hearts of youth as a panacea to majority Pakistan problems.
He said, above everything Pakistan occupied, as it should, pivotal place in all they felt, thought, dreamt and did, adding that man was a mere plaything without having one’s homeland.
He urged upon youth to exercise all possible pre-caution while using social media outlets as this was where enemy too uploaded its venomous propaganda, futher its ulterior agenda and fake-built its narratives on important issues.
Director SU-STAGS Dr. Sumera Umrani said there was a dire need for higher education institutions to promote national integration through fostering patriotic discourses among youth and academia and by organizing events that instilled national unity.
Director SU-PSC Prof. Dr. Shuja Ahmed Mahesar presented welcome note and shed light on the programme purpose.
Prof. Dr. Wazir Ali Baloch, Focal Person, KBSAS Sindh University Campus Noushehro Feroz and a large number of faculty and students participated in the webinar.