The American Embassy in Islamabad has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with the Karakoram Worldwide College (KIU) to determine a Lincoln Nook in Gilgit.
Lincoln Corners are partnerships between the US Mission to Pakistan and illustrious Pakistani establishments like universities, public libraries, and cultural facilities. They join the Pakistani youth and rising leaders to the USA by academic and thematic packages, and peer-reviewed collections of data assets associated to American tradition, historical past, and worldwide relations.
Lincoln Corners occasions are hosted in-person and on-line and are free and open to the general public.
The Minister Counselor for Public Affairs on the US Embassy in Islamabad, Ray Castillo, and the Vice-Chancellor of KIU, Professor Dr. Attaullah Shah, signed the letter in a digital ceremony.
Ray Castillo mentioned, “I need to specific our pleasure and deep appreciation to the College and the Gilgit group at massive to your assist for this main initiative, which is able to strengthen the friendship between our nations for years to come back”.
The Lincoln Nook Gilgit shall be a state-of-the-art facility inside KIU’s Central Library. It is going to present entry to the most recent applied sciences, together with a 3-D printer, digital actuality tools, and computing assets, in addition to an array of latest books, magazines, and digital assets.
Its building is anticipated to start later this summer time.