Pakistan

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The celebration of World Environment Day started in 1974 with the purpose of raising awareness, supporting action and driving change. Through the...
Each year, World Environment Day has a theme which major corporations, NGOs, communities, governments and celebrities worldwide adopt to promote environmental awareness. The theme for 2018 is “Beat...
Today is the 2018 World Day to Combat Desertification which is being observed all over the world to promote awareness on international efforts to...
The issue of degradation of land is being seriously felt around the globe as the demand for food is increasing with the burgeoning world population. There are multiple factors that are contributing...
IUCN sees China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) as not only one of the most important developments for Asia, but for the rest of the world. In the...
This was the focus of the statement delivered by IUCN Asia Regional Director Aban Marker Kabraji, during the session “Clear Waters and Green Mountains – the Environment” at the China-Pakistan...
The International Day for Biological Diversity Day is being celebrated today all over the world to mark the importance of Biological Diversity on...
Pakistan is bestowed with abundant natural resources starting from Himalayan glaciers, lush green plains, fascinating wilderness to golden-sand beaches along its coasts. Pakistan is also a rare...
On 3 May, the Pakistan Navy, in collaboration with Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Pakistan, launched the Mangroves Plantation Campaign for 2018 in...
This year’s campaign, the third of its nature, is in line with the Government of Pakistan's vision for a  "Green Pakistan” and illustrates the Pakistan Navy’s strong commitment to planting two...
Finance Officer-Country Office, Karachi, Pakistan. For details please visit http://www.iucn.org/involved/jobs/
 
A Handbook on Pakistan's Coastal and Marine Resources   National Action Programme to Combat Desertification in Pakistan
The Sindh Forest Department yet again clinched the 3rd Guinness World Record for planting the maximum number of mangrove saplings during the daylight...
In a statement, Mr. Mahmood Akhtar Cheema, Country Representative, IUCN Pakistan, congratulated the Sindh Forest Department officials for their sincere efforts and dedication towards conservation and...
Ms Aban Marker Kabraji, IUCN Asia Regional Director and Director of the IUCN Regional Hub for Asia-Oceania, has been awarded the Tamgha-i-Imtiaz (...
The Pakistan Civil Award is conferred on both Pakistani citizens and foreign nationals who have shown excellence and courage in their respective fields. The Award was presented by the President of...
The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) signed a...
Chairman NDMA, Lt. Gen. Omar Mahmood Hayat and Country Representative of IUCN, Mr. Mahmood Akhtar Cheema signed the agreement. The MoU will facilitate collaborative initiatives between the two...
IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, in collaboration with the Ministry of Climate Change and the Serena Hotel, celebrated the World...
The themes for the days this year were “Water and Nature” and “Forests and Sustainable Cities”. The event was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Climate Change, international...
Until its merger with Pakistan in 1969, the forests of Chitral were owned by the state of Chitral. Local communities were only permitted to use the...
This year the women of Chitral will receive a share of forest royalties for the first time. Proponents of protected areas best practices see this as a great victory for the women living in forest...

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