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OPF Capacity Building Workshop for Principals Concluded


Overseas Pakistanis Foundation

Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis and Human Resource Development

Shahrah-e-Jamhuriyat G-5/2 Islamabad



Islamabad July 21, 2017


OPF Capacity Building Workshop for Principals Concluded


Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) in partnership with Faculty Development Academy, Comsats arranged a four day capacity building workshop for OPF education institutions principals. The workshop started on Monday 17th July 2017 and concluded on Friday 21st July 2017.   


At the closing/concluding ceremony Shahina Masood Principal OPF College F8, Islamabad appreciated all the efforts put in by OPF staff which allowed exchange of ideas and mutual learning amongst principals of OPF educational institutions. She said that participants appreciated all topics and were particularly impressed by the presenters’ knowledge on sessions of; philosophy of life, 360 performance, stress management and perceptions. Overall on behalf of participants she said that workshop enhanced knowledge, the presenters were knowledgeable and had vast experience in the sessions they were conducting.

Saif ur Rehman Khan, Director General, Education, Research and Training OPF was the guest of honour, on behalf of Habib ur Rehman Gilani, Managing Director (MD) OPF. He said that OPF values its educational services and is always creating opportunities for learning and exchange of ideas amongst faculty members. The concept of workshop came through the visionary leadership of the MD. The four day workshop provided an opportunity for teachers to have focused sessions, group discussions and exchange ideas on e-learning, leadership through education and philosophy of education and other carefully selected topics. He advised all teachers to train with a view to cascade the training to other members of their education institutions. Further, he requested all teachers to make-a-difference in their education institutions. Lastly, he appreciated the teachers and hoped that impressive results of Secondary School Certificate examination by OPF education institutions will continuously improved.  


Dr. S M Junaid Zaidi, Executive Director, Comsats at this occasion added that Comsats values the partnership between the two institutions.   


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