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About Social and Development log of Pakistan (SDLP)

Social and Development log of Pakistan (SDLP) is an attempt to highlights real public issues, which include social, economic and political issues, and complete policy analysis of that issues having experts opinion and analysis on it. SDLP will raise all public issues on the basis of facts and figures and try to advocate at highest forum which may influence the policy makers and draw their attentions towards real problem. SDLP also welcome to those who want to contribute on our blog at https://developmentpk.wordpress.com/. For that you may send your queries/suggestions/articles etc at rajataimur1@gmail.com. Twitter: https://twitter.com/SDLPak or @rajataimur786 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SDLPak

Water scarcity in Pakistan: Challenges and way forward

In 2016, PCRWR reported that Pakistan touched the “water stress line” in 1990 and crossed the “water scarcity line” in 2005. If this situation persists, Pakistan could “run dry” by 2025. Continue reading

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Child Labour in Pakistan

By: Aliza Sohail, Anosha Ahmed, Ayesha Noor, Ayesha Nasir & Jawaria Khan Karachi: According to the International Labour organisation (ILO) child labour is defined as, the work that has mentally, physically, socially or morally dangerous and harmful effect on children’s, depriving … Continue reading

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Stigmatization of Mental Illness: A Social Evil

By: Simran Talreja Karachi: Stigmatization of mental health, though is a universal phenomenon, is particularly more of a serious problem in South Asian countries (culture and values play a pivotal role) and Pakistan being a part of South Asia, is no … Continue reading

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Pakistan’s Soaring Population: Challenges and Solutions

By: Hassaan Ahmed Siddiqui  Karachi:  “Animals can be driven crazy by placing too many in too small a pen. Homo sapiens is the only animal that voluntarily does this to himself.” Opening up with a quote by Robert A. Heinlein; bringing … Continue reading

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Experts termed 2018-19 budget as ‘non-conventional’ budget

  Making amnesty scheme as part of finance bill was wrong decision, Ilyas Bilour Islamabad (Monday, April 30, 2018): This year the budget 2018-19 is non-conventional as compared to the last four years budgets, where the government presented a popular budget … Continue reading

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