Topic

Gender

  • Thirsty in the Himalayas

    March 03, 2020

    A new study identifies key issues that are driving the water crisis of towns and cities across the Himalayan region

  • At the Lahooti Melo it is ‘ego, not eco’

    February 25, 2020

    Despite making a comprehensive effort at trying to educate the public on the climate crisis, the Lahooti Melo attracted little backing from the government, showing how authorities in Pakistan are neglecting the issue

  • Berries from the deserts of Pakistan

    February 24, 2020

    A woman-led effort in the desert area of Umerkot has started showing fruit, providing a much needed boost to nutrition and livelihood opportunities

  • Changing lives around the Mahakali

    February 12, 2020

    Women living along the transboundary river have found their own leaders who empower them to demand their basic rights

  • Lives without men

    February 10, 2020

    A photographic account of the lives of women in the transboundary Mahakali River basin as their men migrate in search of work

  • Mahakali women find their voices

    February 07, 2020

    A photographic journey among women in the India-Nepal transboundary Mahakali River basin, the first in a series

  • As jobs disappear, conflict rises along the Mahakali

    February 04, 2020

    Giving contracts for fishing and riverbed mining generates revenue for municipalities, but it is depriving locals of livelihoods, and putting municipalities at loggerheads with each other over revenue sharing

  • Karachi’s green buses to be powered by dung

    January 23, 2020

    In Karachi, a plan for a natural gas powered bus transport system may bring unexpected benefits to a cattle colony, promising sanitation, energy, and enhanced livelihood prospects, writes Zofeen T. Ebrahim