Pakistan

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Karachi Conservation (KC) is a Business and Biodiversity Platform initiated by IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) in collaboration...
Launched on December 2017, Karachi Conservation is a national initiative driven jointly by IUCN, PQA and the private sector with the objective of promoting biodiversity and environmental conservation...
IUCN Pakistan in collaboration with Engro Foundation, organized an awareness-raising campaign for schools located around the Karachi’s Rehri Goth and...
  The theme for this year is “Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future”. A large number of students and teachers participated in the campaign and were sensitized to the importance of wetlands –...
In the coastal town of Keti Bandar in Sindh Province, Pakistan, locals once cultivated red rice on mudflats which received abundant freshwater from...
In recent decades, the construction of structures diverting water from the upstream of River Indus has resulted in a decrease in water flows into the Indus Delta. As a result of the intruding sea and...
On December 20th, 2017, IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), the Port Qasim Authority (PQA) and leading private sector companies of...
The Platform is a unique initiative focusing on nature conservation through the collective support of the private sector. The launching ceremony was organised at PQA and presided over by the...
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IUCN Pakistan organized the Closing Ceremony of its USAID funded project titled: “Integrated Approach to Education, Capacity Building and Livelihood...
In his opening remarks, Mr. Mahmood Akhtar Cheema, IUCN Country Representative appreciated the generosity of the American people, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID...
Fisheries are the primary livelihood sector for 80% of the coastal population of Pakistan, but this sector contributes to only 0.5% of national GDP...
The reckless degradation of coastal and marine resources has led to the depletion of wild fish stocks and ecosystem services. This is caused by the use of harmful fishing gear, weak enforcement of...
IUCN Pakistan organized a Consultative Workshop in collaboration with the Sindh Wildlife Department, Government of Sindh, to discuss the findings of...
The workshop, held under the USAID-funded project “Integrated Approach to Education, Capacity Building and Livelihood Development of Coastal Communities in Sindh and in Baluchistan Provinces”,...
The Bonn Challenge is a global effort to bring 150 million hectares of the world’s deforested and degraded land into restoration by 2020, and 350...
“This was achieved due to the highest commitment and dedication shown by the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa,” said experts today at a ceremony held in Islamabad where IUCN handed over the...
Brochure IUCN in Asia   IUCN IN ASIA REPORTS IUCN in Asia Profile 2015 IUCN in Asia Profile 2013- 14 IUCN in Asia Profile 2012 IUCN in Asia Profile 2011 IUCN in Asia Profile 2010   Other...
Once a small fishing village with clear seawater, serene beaches, creeks and islands covered with lush green mangroves, Karachi has now been...
Lying southwest of Karachi city is a small island called Manora. Traditionally a fishing village, the island now hosts naval installations because of its strategic location. Its sandy beaches are...
A Handbook on Pakistan's Coastal and Marine Resources   National Action Programme to Combat Desertification in Pakistan

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