Chitral Fisheries Department gets fish incubators

The FAO, under the Multi Year Humanitarian Program, handed over two vertical flow fish incubators to the fisheries department at a ceremony held in Chitral.
Kabul River Valley

Lack of sanitation causing diseases in village council Kabul River

For a village named after a river, the village council of Kabul River is awash with garbage. Waste dumped by households finds its way into the streets and later into the river.

Committee formed to look after pine forest in Chitral

A committee has been set up in Chitral for proper look after of chilgoza (pine nut) trees and pluck pine nuts from the tree at right time.
‘Adopt a Tree’: GLOF project launches tree plantation drive

‘Adopt a Tree’: GLOF project launches tree plantation drive

GLOF-II is a joint initiative of the Green Climate Fund, the United Nations Development Program and the Government of Pakistan.

Bara: Unregistered Industry is a source of pollution for local people

Unregistered industries and mills in residential area of Bara have become an immense source of pollution and are causing great trouble for local people.
Fisheries dept releases one-lakh fish seeds into Swat river

Fisheries dept releases one-lakh fish seeds into Swat river

Release of fish seeds into the Swat River as a part of the commitment to improve the aquatic ecosystem which will ultimately create job opportunities for local people.
‘200,000 saplings planted in Bajaur district’

‘200,000 saplings planted in Bajaur during plant for Pakistan drive’

The officials added that it was decided to plant 150,000, but the target was later increased to 200,000 trees due to the farmers’ interests in the plantation drive.
KP Govt To Buy Air Quality Monitors To Reduce Air Pollution

KP govt to install air quality monitoring gadgets in major cities

Chief Minister said that the provincial government has already started efforts to combat challenges of air pollution and climate change through ‘KP Green Growth Initiative’ and BTTP.
Environmentalists urged to project KP as `Green Destination’ due to environment friendly approach

Environmentalists, Media urged to project KP as `Green Destination’

CM Advisor also disclosed that the KP government has installed air monitoring equipment at the offices of Chief Secretary and Mayor Peshawar to check air quality.

‘People should migrate from area where there is no water’

Schoolteacher Gul Rehamn, hailing from erstwhile FR Peshawar was living in Karachi and he came back to his native village Fridi after his transfer in 1987.

FAO reports call for urgent action to preserve forests

The reports were launched by Advisor to the PM on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam and FAO Representative in Pakistan, Minà Dowlatchahi in Islamabad. 
Food security: Biodiversity ‘hot spots’ under threat in Asia-Pacific

Food security: Biodiversity hot spots under threat in Asia-Pacific

Agriculture and food systems in Asia and the Pacific must conserve and make sustainable use of natural resources to ensure food security and nutrition.