High Court slams govt over failure to take ‘meaningful action’ against waste management

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The WSSP teams have been evaluating 1000 samples collected during winter, spring and summer phases (seasons) to ascertain quantity and characteristics of waste generated during the four seasons and would compile a comprehensive report in light of the study and present to government.

KP earns Rs1.75bn due to deforestation

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Data available with Pakistan Enquirer shows that during 2014 to 2019, under the Forest Development Fund Rs1.75 billion were generated by cutting trees.
Air pollution costs Europe US$ 190 billion a year in diseases, new report

Air pollution costs Europe US$ 190 billion a year in diseases, new report

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According to the report, the highest social damage due to air pollution has occurred in the city of London, England, where the citizens suffered a loss of 11.38 billion euros annually
WSSP observes Global Handwashing Day 2020

‘Hand hygiene for all’: WSSP observes Global Handwashing Day 2020

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The company’s community outreach teams organized awareness sessions at different schools in Peshawar.
River Kabul is poisoned and so are our vegetables

River Kabul is poisoned and so are our vegetables

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Industrial and household effluent are making its way into freshwater resources, endangering aquatic life and giving rise to waterborne diseases and crops...

Richest 1% of world’s population cause double CO2 emissions of poorest 50%, says Oxfam

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A recent report by Oxfam, the global organization working to eradicate poverty from the world, states that...
IUCN, FAO and WWF join hands to monitor billion tree tsunami project

IUCN, FAO and WWF join hands to monitor billion tree tsunami project

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IUCN will facilitate the Ministry of Climate Change for overall coordination, development of Logical Framework and in undertaking the Biodiversity Assessment.
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Zartaj Gul says Pakistan to manufacture electric vehicles soon

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Briefing the National Assembly Standing Committee on Climate Change, the Federal Minister said that the government has already formulated electric vehicle policy with the support of professors of Lahore University of Management Sciences.

Pakistan to construct 15 national parks to improve forests cover

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Malik Amin Aslam, Advisor to the Prime Minister on Climate Change said that one of the purposes of the “Protected Area Initiative” project is to rebuild the coronavirus -hit economy and stimulate sustainable green growth.
Under the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa building rules, no one is allowed to construct and design any structure without taking NOC from concerned departments.

Court directs GDA to submit feasibility report of “illegally” constructed Samundar Katha Lake

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Under the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa building rules, no one is allowed to construct and design any structure without taking NOC from concerned departments.