Tag: Environment

Modern agriculture is important for business facilitating environment

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Modern agriculture in Pakistan is the need of day said by the experts and industry stakeholders. Participating delegate share these views at three-day Agriculture Conference, held at Bahauddin Zakriya University in Multan. More than five thousand farmers, with over 600 business exhibiting attended the event. Dr. Muhammad Asif, Vice Chancellor, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of […]…Read More

The IUCN Environment Cell, FATA celebrates the World Water Day and the International Day of Forests

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PR:  The IUCN Environment Cell, FATA in collaboration of the line Departments of the FATA Secretariat organized an interactive session on World Water Day, around the 2018 theme of “Water and Nature” on 22 March 2018 to mark the day as an internationally significant day. Representatives of Forests Sector FATA, Agriculture Extension and Research Directorate, Irrigation […]…Read More

FonePay and ROOTS Millennium Partner to Create a Cashless School Environment

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PR:  To promote a cashless educational environment nationwide, FonePay, Pakistan’s first payments Super App powered by Masterpass, has partnered with ROOTS Millennium schools, one of the best school systems aiming to develop successful and diverse academic skills for the students of Pakistan. The announcement was made at a signing ceremony held in Islamabad. As part of […]…Read More

Effects of contaminated water on health and environment

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Water pollution is the contamination of water bodies (e.g. lakes, rivers, oceans, aquifers and groundwater). This form of environmental degradation occurs when pollutants are directly or indirectly discharged into water bodies without adequate treatment to remove harmful compounds. Water pollution affects the entire biosphere plants and organisms living in these bodies of water. In almost […]…Read More

Deforestation: A Threat to Environment

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article image The unplanned and unwise removal of forest trees is known as deforestation. Deforestation can also be defined as physical destruction of forest vegetation that may cause by human intervention or natural disasters. The common methods of deforestation are cutting off trees, clearing of forest lands for agriculture practices and pasturing. The most concentrated forests in […]…Read More

FonePay and LUMS Join Hands to promote a Cashless Campus Environment

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In a bid to promote a cashless environment, FonePay, Pakistan’s first payments Super App powered by Masterpass, has partnered with Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), Pakistan’s number one university according to QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2018. The announcement was made at a signing ceremony held in Lahore. As part of this strategic partnership, all FonePay […]…Read More

Impact of fertilizer use on environment

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Fertilizers are considered beneficial for plants. We should know about the impact of fertilizer on the environment. This concern refers both to the use of synthetic and organic sources of nutrients, four important issues related to fertilizer have to be highlighted. Fertilizers are also called as an agrochemical. Agrochemical is a broad term which includes […]…Read More

Govt’s efforts to protect environment

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Climate Change Minister Mushahidullah Khan said the government was striving for the protection of the wildlife and their habitats, predominantly snow leopard that was worsening after global warming brought climate change. “Major threat to the survival of the wildlife are human-triggered climate change and their habitats and deforestation were worsening climate change associated impacts for […]…Read More

Sindh Environment Protection Agency acts against violators

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Sindh Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) sealed 17 factories for violation of environmental laws. Among those 17 factories, the 7 are in Karachi “The one who violates the law and found polluting or damaging Sindh economy will be punished,” said Director General Baqaullah Unnar of SEPA. SEPA DG Unnar taken charge 2 1/2 months ago said […]…Read More