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Ministry with IUCN observed coastal clean-up day to aware masses

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Ministry of Climate Change, Government of Pakistan with IUCN Pakistan, Government of Sindh and other investors remembered the International Coastal Clean-up Day at Sea View Beach in Karachi. The chief guest of the occasion was Mushahid Ullah Khan, Senator, and Minister for Climate Change. Occasion was attended by Syed Abu Ahmed Akif, Secretary, Ministry of […]…Read More

Ministry to develop less vulnerable crops to climate change

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Climate change ministry to develop new breeds of livestock and varieties of crops, that are less vulnerable to adverse impacts of the climate change after taking input from relevant experts from public and private sectors The agriculture sector is facing five major risks caused by climate change counting as sea level, glacial retreats, floods, higher […]…Read More

Wetlands classified as endemically threatened from ministry

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In last ten years, Pakistan has seen a notable change in the ecosystem of wetlands affecting habitat for waterfowl, shorebirds, and migratory birds. Ministry of Climate Change has classified Pakistan’s wetlands-dependent biodiversity as endemically threatened and vulnerable according to their working papers. A very crucial role has been played by Pakistan’s wetlands in preserving and […]…Read More

Ministry and NGOs together for climate action

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The Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) is planning an agreement of partnership with Civil Society Coalition for Climate Change (CSCCC) that is a non-governmental organization (NGOs). The purpose of this memorandum of understanding (MOU) is to collaborate on sustainable climate actions, ecosystem protection, community well-being, natural resources management and environmental conservation and economic development in […]…Read More

Ministry called the meeting to contemporary issues in industries and exports

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After the development of fourth industrial revolution Senate Standing Committee on Commerce has successfully wanted report from ministry of commerce to mitigate contemporary issues in industries and exports. Next meeting has been summoned by the committee to appraisal the policy formation and vision of ministry of commerce to deal with realities of 4th industrial revolution, […]…Read More

Belarus Chargé Affaires calls on Ministry of Science and Technologys officials

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ISLAMABAD: The Chargé dand#39;Affaires of the Republic of Belarus to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan met with the Head of International Relations Department of the Ministry of Science and Technology of Pakistan. During the meeting, the two sides discussed the development of cooperation between Belarus and Pakistan in the spheres of science and technology, considered the issues regarding holding the second session of the Joint Belarusian…Read More

IT ministry making efforts to bring cell phone makers to Pakistan

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Ministry of Information Technology is engaged with international telephone manufacturing companies to establish local manufacturing as well as assembling units in Pakistan through Public Private Partnership (PPP) or otherwise. Local smart phone manufacturing can empower communities and increase employment rate as well as restore investors’ confidence in the country and also help bring valuable foreign direct investment (FDI). However, in order to support…Read More

SDGs cell set up at education ministry

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister of State for Education and Professional Training Baligh Ur Rehman on Tuesday made a Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) cell in the Ministry of Education. Minister of State promised to meet these objectives inside of the given timeframe, while marking the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with UNICEF as of late, said a news discharge on Tuesday. The Minister suggested Joint Educational Advisor as the head and Deputy Secretary Education as the representative…Read More

Climate Change Ministry project for Biodiversity Conservation

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Ministry of Climate Change has deliberated to start a project for biological diversity conservation promotion with innovate market based approach. The project is titled as, "Mountains and Market Biodiversity and Business in Northern Pakistan," that aims to create institutional capacity for certified production of biological diversity friendly non timber forest products in the Northern areas of Pakistan. Senior…Read More

IT ministry gets top position among all ministries

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Ministry of Information Technology (IT) has scored maximum marks in a survey conducted by the government about the performance of ministries.The government of Pakistan had conducted the survey to check the performance of its all ministries. Ten ministries were examined in the survey. According to the survey results, the IT Ministry scored six marks out of ten marks whereas all other ministries scored less than six. Last year, the ministry also managed to auction 3G…Read More