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Impending water crisis and future of water

Karachi Pakistan is at a very critical crossroads: How does it manage its fast decreasing per capita water availability, erratic river flows and changing water regime [...]

Conserve groundwater!

LAHORE: Stressing the need for conserving groundwater, speakers at a session highlighted that groundwater level has been declining in Lahore with a depletion rate of approximately about [...]

Tackling water security: Who owns the right to groundwater?

KARACHI: There are two recommendations for a federal water policy lying with the Centre that have yet to be implemented and if such a policy is not [...]

Need for formal water policy at national level stressed

KARACHI: The absence of a formal water policy in the country was lamented by speakers at the session, ‘Pakistan Water Policy – Time is Now’, on the [...]

‘In view of climate change, Centre must draft long-term water roadmap’

With climate change becoming a bigger threat with every passing day, the federal government must concentrate on drafting a long-term roadmap to deal with the country’s [...]

‘Lack of water policy to cost Pakistan dearly’

  Participants in the international water conference on Tuesday highlighted the crucial role of water in the lives of individuals and the nation and warned of [...]

Act now to avert water crisis

  * Conference calls for improving access to water for the poor and maximising water use efficiency KARACHI: Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair has said that water was [...]

Sindh governor downplays Pakistan’s water woes at international conference

At the 3rd International Water Conference held in Karachi, on Tuesday, Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair turned heads as he failed to acknowledge the water crisis prevalent [...]

Sindh governor bursts the bubble at 3rd Karachi International Water Conference

  KARACHI: Water is not our top priority. We are in a crisis and water is not reaching the people of Karachi, but issues of terrorism and [...]

Third international moot on water to begin on November 22

Leading international and national experts on water will share their views, findings and studies at the Third Karachi International Water Conference to be held here on [...]

International water conference ends

KARACHI: The Third Karachi International Water Conference concluded on Thursday, a statement said.  Sessions took stock of the development of the federal and provincial water policies, [...]

3rd Karachi International Water Conference begins

KARACHI: Governor Sindh Mohammad Zubair said on Tuesday that water is essential for not only human consumption but also plays a vital role in growth of economy.This [...]

Third Karachi International Water Conference concludes with a Declaration on Securing a Water Future

Press Release Karachi, 22nd November 2017, the Third Karachi International Water Conference concluded here at Karachi’s Movenpick hotel. Sessions today took stock of the development of [...]

Pakistan’s Impending Water Crisis and the Future of Water

Press Release Karachi, 21st November 2017, Pakistan is at a very critical crossroads: How does it manage its fast decreasing per capita water availability, erratic river [...]

Conference Declaration (Draft)

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