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Use of jute bags stressed to help protect environment

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KARACHI: After obtaining the GSP Plus status the government is bound to take steps to reduce the carbon footprints by replacing hazardous products with environment friendly substitutes like immediately replacing polypropylene bags with jute bags in all food grains including wheat. Muhammad Younus, Secretary of the Pakistan Jute Mills Association (PJMA), pointed out that by […]

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Experts call for action to deal with water issues

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LAHORE: WWF-Pakistan hosted its second “Environmental Journalists Quarterly Meeting” at its head office in Lahore on Tuesday, which aimed to shed light on the water pollution of Lahore. Dr. Ejaz Ahmed, Senior Director, WWF-Pakistan welcomed the participants and gave an overview of WWF-Pakistan’s work on water. Ali Hasnain Sayed, Manager Water Security and Stewardship, WWF-Pakistan […]

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Journalists urged to highlight importance of climate change

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Climate change experts in a day-long journalist workshop on Thursday stressed upon media to mainstream the issue of climate change not just as an environmental issue, but as a development and economic challenge. The workshop titled “Taking Pakistan to COP19” was organised on the eve of UN Climate Change Conference (COP19) by LEAD Pakistan and […]

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