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  • Fishing villages dry up on the Indus

    October 14, 2019

    Dam construction and other upstream activities have left the fishing communities in Pakistan along the Indus with little to fish, and livelihoods that have dried up with the river

  • To save Pakistan, look under its rivers

    September 27, 2019

    More than 400 million acre feet of existing fresh water storage exists in Pakistan’s riverine aquifers, and may be the key to managing the country’s water security

  • Pakistanis are marching to combat climate change

    September 19, 2019

    As students and climate activists get ready to march for the climate in Pakistan, Atika Rehman finds out why Pakistanis find it impossible to ignore climate change impacts any longer

  • A barrage to save, or doom, the Indus delta

    September 18, 2019

    Pakistani authorities say construction of a barrage will address key water issues, but there have been no local consultations, and experts fear that it will only add to the problems in the Indus delta

  • The Thar desert blooms in Pakistan

    September 13, 2019

    Receiving a good amount of rainfall after many years, the Thar desert is in full bloom in Pakistan’s Sindh province

  • CPEC 2.0: The promise and the peril

    September 10, 2019

    Pakistan’s challenges in managing CPEC are largely internal, and have to do with transparency, centre-provincial coordination, and the state’s capacity to manage its finances, argues Sherry Rehman

  • The costs of heightened conflict in the Himalayas

    September 04, 2019

    As a series of conflicts in the Hindu Kush Himalayan region come into sharp focus, sidelining local populations, the long-term environmental costs may leave the region degraded, poor and desperate

  • Saving Pakistan’s ibex hunting programme

    September 03, 2019

    Pakistan’s trophy hunting programme, considered a successful intervention, is showing signs of corruption that need to be nipped in the bud, argues Shafqat Hussain

  • “Three lone girls”

    August 29, 2019

    An environmental scientist, an educationist and a documentary filmmaker travel through Pakistan documenting the lives of people dealing with climate change