On 20th July 2023, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Centre for Security, Strategy and Policy Research (CSSPR) under Director, Professor Dr. Rabia and Pakistan Research Centre for a Community with Shared Future (PRCCSF) under the Executive Director Mr. Khalid Taimur Akram.
Professor Dr. Rabia Akhtar is a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Centre. She is also the director of the Centre for Security, Strategy and Policy Research at the University of Lahore, along with Director of the School of Integrated Social Sciences at the University of Lahore. She holds a PhD in Security Studies from Kansas State University and is a Fulbright alumna (2010-2015).
She paid a visit to Pakistan Research Centre for a Community with Shared Future (PRCCSF) and met with the Executive Director Mr. Khalid Taimur Akram, along with the management team, with the aim to establish and develop cooperation regarding mutual awareness and joint analysis between the two think tanks.
The MOU’s purpose will be to publish articles, reports on the regional connectivity in Central Asia, as well as to hold conferences/seminars and article competitions at the University of Lahore based on the theme decided mutually.