Posts Contributed By "Waseem Ahmed Dr. Saeed Ahmad, Imtiaz Hussain, Rasheed Ahmed and Dr. Liaqat Ali "

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  • Rising water stress in Pakistan

    God has blessed Pakistan with water resources, with water flowing down the Himalayas and Karakorum heights, the world’s largest glaciers, a free and unique bounty of nature for this land of alluvial plains. Earth’s total surface area (29.9 per cent of its land area) it hosts 60 per cent of the world’s current human population, but only about 36 per cent of the renewable fresh water. So, even on a continental scale it is clear that water is a serious constraint in Asia. China, India and Pakistan are three of the four top irrigating states in the world, confronting with serious water problems. Pakistan has in most areas of agriculture a monsoon climate and there might be abundant rainfal…Read More