Saving Livelihoods In The Shadow Of Bagrote valley’s Melting Glaciers

Glaciers in Pakistan’s high mountains have more ice than anywhere outside the world’s polar regions. Many of the country’s 5,000 glaciers are now melting at a much faster rate due to increased temperatures in the mountain valleys. As glacial floods become more common and more hazardous in northern Pakistan, the Green Climate Fund agrees to finance a five-year risk reduction…

Environmental Degradation And Climate Change Adaptation In Pakistan

Earth Trust (IET) is a Pakistan based, not-for-profit organization working in the area of sustainable development. With “Development with Dignity” as its motto, IET firmly believes in working towards a sustainable development that will enhance the lives of future generations in the Rural Areas of Sindh and Baluchistan. All their programmes are encompassed within an…

Pakistan’s Billion Tree Tsunami Afforestation Project Set To Surpass Bonn Challenge Commitment

The Billion Tree Tsunami Afforestation Project in Pakistan’s northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province was launched in 2015 by Imran Khan, Chairman of Pakistan’s Tehreek-e-Insaf party. It has surpassed its target by restoring and planting trees in 350,000 hectares of degraded forest landscapes. This successful project offers multiple benefits for climate adaptation and mitigation in a…