Climate warning radar system installed in Takht Bhai

A radar system has been installed in Fazal Abad area of Mardan to provide timely information about climate change to the people, particularly farmers.
Seminar on climate change in bara press club

‘Climate change a serious threat to food security’

KP Government is working on the policy under which all the pollution-emitting factories will be warned and if they don’t comply with the law they will be sealed.

Climate Change: reduced rainfall, rising temperature cause low yield in Karak

The reduced rainfall and increased temperature has been taking a heavy toll on wheat production in Karak district.

Rare birds, animals species in Bajaur on verge of extinction

Climate change is not only affecting human beings, but it is also affecting wild animals and birds in Bajaur tribal district.

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.

Forest department to plant trees on 1200 hectares of land in Swat

Commissioner said that Ulema and civil society should be taken into confidence to create awareness about the plantation campaign.

‘Much of Pakistan’s great diversity of plants yet to be documented’

Institute of Plant Sciences, University of Sindh, organised a workshop on digitisation and geo-referencing of herbaria and botanical gardens.
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.

FAO, SDC to develop ‘first State of food security and Nutrition in Pakistan’ report

This will be the first national-level State of Food Security and Nutrition in Pakistan report prepared along the lines of FAO’s annual flagship report on the global and regional level.

KP students to plant 40 million saplings under Billion Tree Tsunami

The KP government has included the Education Department in the Billion Tree Tsunami Programme under which the students will plant 40 million trees.

‘Food Outlook report helps in evidence-based policymaking’

This first of its kind report for Kharif which has been prepared in response to a request from the Punjab government with the support of FAO and IFPRI.
Federal govt to ban use of plastic bags in Islamabad from August 14.

Govt to ban use of plastic bags in Islamabad from August 14

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Baluchistan governments have already enforced a ban on plastic bags but so the order couldn’t be implemented.