The Karakoram International University Gilgit is undertaking 14 research projects and training programmes to strengthen the Central Karakoram National Park (CKNP). These projects will be executed at a cost of Rs23.462 million, said a press release issued by the university.
These joint venture of Italy and Pakistan involves social, economic and environmental development projects, targeting the population of Ganche, Skardu, Gilgit, Hunza and Nagar.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 29th, 2012.
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