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Experts for Access to Climate Financing to Address Climate Change Challenge

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article image A training workshop on Climate Financing Opportunities was organized by IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, in Islamabad today. The training was organized under the UNDP-GEF funded Pakistan Sustainable Transport (PAKSTRAN) Project being implemented by the Ministry of Water and Power, Government of Pakistan. Representatives from the government, media, academia, national and internationals NGOs, participated in the event. The training aimed at underscoring the need for…Read More

Experts present proposals to address water crisis

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article image STAFF REPORT HYD: Water experts have underlined the need for building water reservoirs, preparation of water policy and research in order to form framework to combat water crisis and challenges in Pakistan. They expressed these views at a meeting on "Water Resources Challenges of Pakistan" held recently at the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) Jamshoro, which was organised by US-Pakistan Centre for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W). Former Sindh…Read More

Experts present proposals to address water crisis

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article image STAFF REPORT HYD: Water experts have underlined the need for building water reservoirs, preparation of water policy and research in order to form framework to combat water crisis and challenges in Pakistan. They expressed these views at a meeting on "Water Resources Challenges of Pakistan" held recently at the Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) Jamshoro, which was organised by US-Pakistan Centre for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W). Former Sindh…Read More

Experts for coop to address climate change impacts on Indus basin

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Experts at an international conference have emphasized for greater collaboration between various actors and initiatives to understand and mitigate the impacts of climate change in the Indus River Basin. They also said that while there are data and research gaps, the situation is exacerbated by the lack of adequate sharing among researchers and between researchers and government suggesting that should be a priority. More than 80 researchers, policy makers,…Read More

Indigenous coal can address energy crisis: Speakers

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article image Staff Report ISB: A seminar with the theme "Role of indigenous coal in solving energy crisis" was organized recently by Centre for Coal Technology. The objectives of seminar were to highlight the significance and potential of indigenous coal in combating energy crisis. Sher Ali Khan, Punjab Minister for Mines and Minerals, Dr. Mujahid Kamran, VC Punjab University, Prof. Dr. Shahid Munir, Director Center for Coal Technology, Dr. Farzana Nazir, MPA Punjab, and large number of…Read More

Indigenous coal can address energy crisis: Speakers

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article image Staff Report ISB: A seminar with the theme "Role of indigenous coal in solving energy crisis" was organized recently by Centre for Coal Technology. The objectives of seminar were to highlight the significance and potential of indigenous coal in combating energy crisis. Sher Ali Khan, Punjab Minister for Mines and Minerals, Dr. Mujahid Kamran, VC Punjab University, Prof. Dr. Shahid Munir, Director Center for Coal Technology, Dr. Farzana Nazir, MPA Punjab, and large number of…Read More

Experts stress nuclear technology to address energy needs

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Experts and scholars at a recently held seminar-cum-workshop while discussing issues related to peaceful use of nuclear technology and non-proliferation regime have stressed the international community to understand the energy needs and security compulsions of Pakistan. The event, organised by the Strategic Vision Institute (SVI), was aimed at analysing the current issues in the field of peaceful uses of nuclear technology, non-proliferation as well as nuclear safety…Read More

Stakeholders cooperation urged to address climate impacts

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article image Speaking at the occasion, Shafqat Kakakhel, Chairman Board of Governors at SDPI, observed that the Summit provided an opportunity to jointly look into the varied dimensions of climate issues specific to each region. Sanjay Vashist, Director CANSA, highlighted that aside from being highly vulnerable to climate impacts, the South Asian region remains home to over 40 per cent of the world’s poor. There is a need to minimize dependence on fossil fuel subsidies and ensure adequate…Read More

Need stressed to address climate change impacts

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STAFF REPORT IBD: A recently held conference on Asian Monsoon and Climate Change’ in Islamabad stressed the need for emphasized on pooling up efforts to mitigate the negative impacts of climate change as it has become a matter of immense concern for the entire international community. In his remarks on the occasion, Federal Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid said that Pakistan contributes to only 0.43 per cent of the total annual global greenhouse emissions, ranking 135th…Read More

PTCL unveils static IP Address for DSL users

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: PTCL has offered a long awaited facility of Static IP for all of its broadband. The PTCL Broadband DSL services with various data rates now gives you high speed internet bandwidth with additional feature of Static IP on a connection.According to a press release, PTCL is initially offering single static IP address. This facility has multiple uses, few of them are mentioned below.One can host Web, E-mail, FTP, DNS server's directly on one’s own machine for users across the…Read More