Category Archives: Disaster Management

Allan Savory: Grassland ecosystem pioneer

Originally posted on TED Blog:
Photos: James Duncan Davidson The growing desert Allan Savory has dedicated his life to studying management of grasslands. And if that doesn’t sound exciting, just wait, because it touches on the deepest roots of climate change…

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Go for a Green Econom­y for Sustai­nable Develo­pment

During the last decade Pakistan economy has been facing severe economic crisis and instability, and it fails to maintain sustainable development and to bring the peoples out of poverty. Where as the economic policies are being formulated without taking care … Continue reading

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Post-2015 Consultations on MDGs in Pakistan: Purpose and the Process

Pakistan has failed to meet most of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), where progress on 25 out of 33 indicators is off track. Speakers at a roundtable discussion on “Consultations on Post 2015 Development Agenda from Pakistani Perspective,” jointly organized … Continue reading

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Potential and Prospects of Pakistani Diaspora

If managed properly well to their potential, Pakistanis Diaspora abroad can help in the economic development of Pakistan. At the conference on “Potentials and Prospects of Pakistani Diaspora” organized by Islamabad Policy Research Institute (IPRI), in Islamabad, speaker say, Pakistani … Continue reading

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Stark Realities of Pakistan

Pakistan has been passing through a difficult phase for quite some time now. Both the people as well as the government of Pakistan are facing the brunt of cumulative effect of energy shortage, fiscal deficit, food insecurity, governance issues, physical … Continue reading

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