A three-day international Conference in Government College University, Lahore

A three-day international Conference was organized by the Department of Urdu, Government College University, Lahore, in collaboration with Directorate of Electronic Media and Public Relations, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of Pakistan and Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences with the title of Urdu Language Global Perspectives, on December 19 to 21, 2022. Apart from Pakistan, scholars and researchers from Azerbaijan, Iran and Egypt presented papers in this conference. The main activity of this conference was the opening ceremony of the Urdu translation of the book written by Prof. Isa Habib Baily on Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi. This translation was done by the teacher of Urdu Department, Dr. Almas Khanum.

Director of Iqbal Academy Pakistan Professor Dr. Baseera Ambareen  also participated in the conference. Prof. Dr. Baseera Ambareen  presided over the second session of first day of the conference. Iqbal Academy Pakistan has always been in contact with scholars, researchers and Iqbal scholars of Azerbaijan Iran and Egypt. The researchers participating in this conference titled Global Perspectives of Urdu Language are advancing their efforts not only in Urdu language but also in the tradition of Iqbaliyat in these countries. Meetings with these scholars and researchers of Director Iqbal Academy of Pakistan became a means of finding new possibilities for the promotion of Urdu language and the tradition of Iqbal Studies in these countries.