ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Climate Change and United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) have agreed at a meeting to work together to address climates risks to the agriculture sector,
ISLAMABAD: The winner of the 2015 UNESCO Avicenna Prize of Ethics in Science is Pakistani Professor of Biotechnology and bioethicist Zabta Khan Shinwari.
KARACHI: UN-Habitat, in close collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and the Ministry of Climate Change, is currently implementing a
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THIMPHU: With abundant supplies of clean electricity from hydropower, this tiny Himalayan kingdom has set itself an ambitious goal: to become a world leader in the use of electric vehicles.
KARACHI: The Sindh government has raised the budgetary allocation for health sector by 32% for the next fiscal year, from Rs 43.48 billion 2014-15 to Rs 57.49 billion in 2015-16.
KARACHI: The Sindh government has earmarked Rs 16.5 billion for annual development programme (ADP) of energy sector, which is reflective of the government’s commitment to its coal, wind and other e
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif presided over a high level meeting in which the pace of implementation of energy projects in Punjab was reviewed in detail.
ISLAMABAD: In an important inter-country meeting on cross border transmission on polio eradication, Pakistan and Afghanistan agreed to launch joint vigilance to stop the cross border spread of poli
LAHORE: WWF-Pakistan has been awarded the National Energy Globe Award for its project City-wide Partnership for Sustainable Water Use and Water Stewardship in SMEs in Lahore, Pakistan.
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