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A four day e-learning course on 'Green Productivity' completed.

PESHAWAR -- A four day e-learning course on 'Green Productivity' concluded here under the auspices of Asian Productivity Organization (APO), an international non-profit organization that contributes to the sustainable development of Asia and Pacific for through enhancing productivity.

The training was facilitated by UET Peshawar's Quality Assurance Cell. Prof. Dr. Iftikhar Hussain, Vice Chancellor UET Peshawar was the chief guest at the closing ceremony.

Dr. Iftikhar Hussain said, APO has been conducting Green Productivity course since 1990s which addresses both productivity and sustainability needs. He urged the members to get compete understanding of the subject, as environmental and business performance gains can be achieved simultaneously with increased efficiency, material and cost savings, and therefore profitability.

Abdul Ghafar, CEO National Productivity Organization, Pakistan (NPO), said that APO strengthens the capability of the National Productivity Organizations (NPOs) and other institutions to provide productivity promotion, training, and consultancy services to the public and private sectors.

It facilitates the dissemination and exchange of information on productivity among its members and other stakeholders. Almost 25 members including academic from UET Peshawar, consulting firms and National Productivity Organizations participated from Pakistan while representatives from Sri Lanka. India, Bangladesh, Tokyo, Nepal, Afghanistan and others attended the course simultaneously.

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Publication:Balochistan Times (Baluchistan Province, Pakistan)
Date:Nov 18, 2017
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