Tag: Climate

WEBINAR: Improving Adoption of Climate Smart Agriculture Innovations in Africa

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article image Join the webinar on ‘Improving Adoption Of Climate Smart Agriculture Innovations in Africa’ taking place on Wednesday, 17th January at 10.00 BST (GMT +1) / 13.00 EDT. To register your participation, click here. David Del Conte, Deputy Head of the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) and Noelle O’Brien, Team Leader of the Finance Innovation for Climate Change Fund (FICCF) will offer […]…Read More

NRSP, SPFC signed MoU to fight against climate change and to achieve SDG’s

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National Rural Support Programme (NRSP) and South Punjab Forest Company (SPFC) signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will help Pakistan to combat climatic vulnerability. This agreement will build resilience against to climate change by increasing the forest covers with help of private investment as well as CSR activities. Tahir Rasheed CEO SPFC, and Dr. Rashid […]…Read More

Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress 8-9 May 2018 Nairobi, Kenya

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article image The inaugural Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Congress is taking place on 6-7 March 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The Congress will bring together senior representatives from ministries of agriculture, heads of key agri-related public institutions, UN agencies, agricultural firms, NGOs, farm associations, agriculture research and development institutes, investors, donors and the private sector to look at innovations, […]…Read More

For reducing climate change impact ‘Clean and Green Pakistan’ campaign launched

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The “Clean and Green Pakistan Campaign” for decreasing climate change in Pakistan have been launched by 400 students from 19 universities of Pakistan including Multan, Layyah, Gujranwala, Faisalabad, DI Khan and Peshawar and youth from district Layyah. The announcement was made in a Youth Peace Conference held in Government College University Lahore, by a youth […]…Read More

Pakistan to face water scarcity soon due to climate change

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Experts have expressed grave concern over water storage capacity being 10% of the annual river flow on average against the international standard storing rate of 40% with uncertainty originating from climate change related complications. Experts named the insufficient storage capacity one of the major reasons behind an increase in extreme weather events like severe flooding […]…Read More

GCISC int’l conference on climate change

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Global Change Impact Studies Centre (GCISC) has organized the 3-day international conference on Climate Change in Pakistan for the first time. More than 140 scientists from all over the world presented their research findings. International Science Policy Conference on Climate Change have registered more than 200 investors from various groups, government officials, businessmen, civil society […]…Read More

Govt to strengthen climate change research

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Government will take steps to strengthen Pakistan’s research capacity in climate change said Senator Mushahidullah Khan Minister Climate Change. He said while addressing the 3-day International Science Policy Conference on Climate Change that we will raise Global Change Impact Studies Centre (GCISC) to international standards to take benefit from the experience of international experts and […]…Read More

4th International Water Conference: “Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development & Businesses”

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article image PR: Riphah International University and PCRWR in collaboration with University of Haripur, Peshawar University, Abasyn University and SHFINT is holding 4th International Water Conference on “Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management for Sustainable Development & Businesses” from 19-21 December, 2017 held at PCRWR Headquarters, Islamabad. The conference highlighting critical water issues and challenges and to explore […]…Read More

“Science-Policy Conference on Climate Change” going to happen

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December 18 to assemble most recent discoveries on policy-relevant issues on atmospherically changes in the nation. The conference is focused to find major gaps in analysis, data collection and applied research and help interaction between the scientific community, policymakers, and other major stakeholders. organizers of the conference included US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water […]…Read More

REDD+ fighting climate change in Pakistan

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REDD+ (reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, and role of conservation, sustainable management of forest and enhancement of forest carbon stock in developing countries) considered as a rising overall environment system instrument for the insurance and supportability of scenes. Forests are the world’s greatest carbon sinks. REDD+ endeavors to make a circle in which […]…Read More