U.S. Ambassador Richard G. Olson meets college students learning on the new Lincoln Nook at Authorities Faculty College Faisalabad.
U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard G. Olson visited Faisalabad at the moment to focus on schooling, enterprise, and agricultural partnerships between the USA and Pakistan. Throughout his first go to to town, Ambassador Olson met with Faisalabad District Coordinating Officer Noor Ul Amin Mengal and different leaders to debate how the USA and Pakistan can work collectively to reinforce instructional exchanges, entrepreneurship, and superior agricultural analysis that can enhance meals safety in Punjab.
Throughout his go to, Ambassador Olson inaugurated the brand new Lincoln Nook at Authorities Faculty College Faisalabad. The Lincoln Nook will function an data heart with supplies about the USA, reference books, periodicals, media, and web connectivity. “This Lincoln Nook represents a robust and rising partnership between the individuals of the USA and Pakistan,” mentioned Ambassador Olson. “The sources right here will create alternatives for an open dialogue between our cultures and construct bridges of mutual understanding.”
Ambassador Olson highlighted alternatives for funding in American franchises by inaugurating Faisalabad’s first Hardee’s restaurant. Throughout this occasion, he applauded entrepreneurship and funding that can create employment for Pakistanis.
Since 2003, the USA has had a robust partnership with the College of Agriculture Faisalabad, supporting a $12.four million endowment for college improvement, agricultural sciences analysis, expertise switch, and product commercialization. Ambassador Olson mentioned this partnership and different tasks that improve agricultural analysis and meals safety with college management.