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2-day workshop on climate change and water system

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‘Climate Change Projections and Impact on Water System Performance’, a 2-day workshop has concluded at the US Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W) at the Mehran University of Engineering & Technology (MUET) Jamshoro. Project Director of USPCAS-W Prof Dr. Bakhshal Khan Lashari said at the ceremony of certificate distribution that the workshop was […]…Read More

Environmental degradation and climate change

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Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) like mountainous regions people are withstanding the worst of the climate change. No one listens to their voice for policy making nor food security and agriculture is being seriously jeopardized. Gilgit-Baltistan-Talent Exploring Society in collaboration with SDPI’s Young Agriculture Research Group (YARG), Pakistan Youth Climate Network (PYCN) has organized the seminar. At a […]…Read More

Govt’s efforts for sick forestry to shield against climate change

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Government was making determined efforts for improvement of climate resilience of country by re-vitalizing the forestry said Federal climate change minister Mushahidullah Khan. “As long as we chop down the forests we cannot protect graver effects of global warming-induced climate change. Forest is the sole shield against the climate change impacts”, he told a national […]…Read More

Govt’s plantation campaign across Pakistan against climate change

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Under the Green Pakistan Programme (GPP), provincial government increasing forest cover in Punjab to alleviate climate change and its impacts effectively. Capt. (Retd.) Jahanzaib Khan, Punjab Forest Wildlife and Fisheries Department Secretary said in a statement while talking to media. “During monsoon season, Punjab planned to plant 12 million plantlets in the province, ” he […]…Read More

Climate change affecting desert ecosystem, livestock: experts

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In Pakistan, desert ecosystem is also not safe from the adverse effect of climate change and the weather conditions sometimes become so harsh that it makes life of people and their livestock miserable, said the Climate change and conservation experts.The deserts of Thar and Cholistan are most affected by climate change and varying rainfall patterns […]…Read More

Urdu Science Board (USB) arranged a lecture to highlight causes and effects of climate change on human life.

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According to a press release, in his keynote lecture, Ch Muhammad Aslam, Director Pakistan Meteorological Department, said smoke emitted from vehicles and factories, toxic gases, deforestation and other natural and human factors were the main causes of climate change and global warming, consequently causing the increase in weather intensity, rise in sea level, dreadful natural […]…Read More

Climate change to disrupt poor agricultural communities: experts

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Climate change is threatening the food security of Pakistan indirectly by affecting the agriculture output environmentalists said. Experts have also said that climate change will disrupt the poor agricultural communities. “Awareness about the effects of climate change are extremely important for the farming community of Pakistan”, said Muhammad Saleem Shaikh Deputy Director Ministry of Climate […]…Read More

Climate change, reason behind intense heat and less rainfall

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Lesser spells of rainfall, strong heat waves and drought in the country all because of graver effects of global warming that brings this rapid climate change. Pakistan is facing worse effects of climate changes despite the fact production of greenhouse gases are relatively low. Dr. Moazzam Ali Khan, environmental scientist Professor said, ” Global contribution […]…Read More