KOICA Provides $8m for Uplift Projects in Pakistan: Embassy

Global Korea Scholarship (GKS), she said, provides international students with opportunities to conduct advanced studies in undergraduate and graduate programs at higher educational institutions in the Republic of Korea in order to promote international exchanges in education and mutual friendship between countries.

He also chaired the Joint Symposium for Agricultural Technical Cooperation between both the countries, she added She further said that the technical Cooperation projects included self-sufficiency of virus free potato seed multiplication by aeroponic technique, chilli production and post-harvest management technology development in Pakistan, and establishment of production technology of major fodder crops in Pakistan.

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has granted around $8 million to the government of Pakistan for executing various development projects with the collaboration of the Korean government.

She said that the Korea Programme on International Agriculture (KOPIA) Pakistan Centre was inaugurated by the administrator of the Rural Development Administration (RDA) of the Republic of Korea, Taewoong Hur during his visit with the delegation in August 2021.

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