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MoCC no more headless body, Zahid Hamid takes oath as Federal Minister

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After being a headless organization for more than 4 months, Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) rallied the induction of Zahid Hamid as he took oath as Federal Minister of MoCC. Zahid Hamid academic credentials are quite high as he possesses law degree from Punjab University and Post-Grad degree from Cambridge University, United Kingdom. Zahid worked broadly in the field of environmental law and campaigned for environmental conservation. He helped to draft the federal…Read More

MoCC no more headless body, Zahid Hamid takes oath as Federal Minister

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After being a headless organization for more than 4 months, Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) rallied the induction of Zahid Hamid as he took oath as Federal Minister of MoCC. Zahid Hamid academic credentials are quite high as he possesses law degree from Punjab University and Post-Grad degree from Cambridge University, United Kingdom. Zahid worked broadly in the field of environmental law and campaigned for environmental conservation. He helped to draft the federal laws…Read More

MoCC submits INDC to UNFCCC for COP 21

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) has submitted Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) a national carbon emission reduction strategy to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change( UNFCCC). The sources uncover that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has endorsed the national carbon discharge reduction strategy. As per Article 2 of UNFCCC, the Parties to the Convention are required to accomplish adjustment of greenhouse gas focuses in the air…Read More

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DG MoCC elected as VC of IPCC working group

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has chosen the leader of Pakistan’s environmental change service as the Vice Chairman of one of its working group. Muhammad Irfan Tariq, Director General Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC), was chosen as the WG-I Vice Chairman. Remarking on the accomplishment, Tariq said he was regarded by getting selected as the Vice Chairman seat of the IPCC’s working gathering. "I stay focused on having influence for the…Read More

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DG MoCC elected as VC of IPCC working group

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has chosen the leader of Pakistan's environmental change service as the Vice Chairman of one of its working group. Muhammad Irfan Tariq, Director General Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC), was chosen as the WG-I Vice Chairman. Remarking on the accomplishment, Tariq said he was regarded by getting selected as the Vice Chairman seat of the IPCC's working gathering. "I stay focused on having influence for the benefit…Read More

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MoCC unveils Forest Policy 2015

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) has released Forest Policy 2015 for public review and remarks. This was revealed by Ministry official in a press briefing. Senior official of MoCC said, "In perspective of Pakistan’s high vulnerability to antagonistic effects of environmental change, specifically to amazing occasions, moderation and adjustment measures are the center of this approach. Enormous part of forestry in climate change mitigation has been…Read More

MoCC unveils Forest Policy 2015

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) has released Forest Policy 2015 for public review and remarks. This was revealed by Ministry official in a press briefing. Senior official of MoCC said, "In perspective of Pakistan's high vulnerability to antagonistic effects of environmental change, specifically to amazing occasions, moderation and adjustment measures are the center of this approach. Enormous part of forestry in climate change mitigation has been overwhelmingly…Read More

MoCC raises frown on IWTDC project

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The Punjab government initiative of Inland Water Transport Development Company (IWTDC) has faced rebuttal from Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC); the Global Climate Change Impact Studies Centre (GCISC) which is research wing of the ministry has marked observations that the project could have diverse impacts on aquatic ecosystem if necessary protocols are not ensured and safeguards were not placed in the site. The GCISC also highlighted that the project has to be in…Read More

MoCC raises frown on IWTDC project

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Punjab government initiative of Inland Water Transport Development Company (IWTDC) has faced rebuttal from Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC); the Global Climate Change Impact Studies Centre (GCISC) which is research wing of the ministry has marked observations that the project could have diverse impacts on aquatic ecosystem if necessary protocols are not ensured and safeguards were not placed in the site. The GCISC also highlighted that the project has to be in…Read More

MoCC, UN FAO convolve to dispel climate change impacts on food security

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Climate change is the hovering challenge for Pakistan which is implicating on various sectors including agriculture, food security, healthcare, and infrastructure development. In order to minimize the adversities of climate change impacts on food Ministry of Climate Change (MoCC) and United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) have joined hands to work in coordination to improve food security and mitigate the abysmal impacts of Climate Change. This emerged as…Read More