Pakistan Makes Poor Use of its Water Resources: report

By Amin Ahmed (Daily Dawn, 28th January, 2019)   ISLAMABAD: A new report of the World Bank says Pakistan gets a poor economic return from its significant water resources, observing that the best use of water endowment is not made in the country. The economic costs from poor water and sanitation, floods and droughts are … Continue reading Pakistan Makes Poor Use of its Water Resources: report

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مہمند ڈیم کےلئے تعمیر کی پیشکش کا عمل متنازع نکلا

مہمند ڈیم کی تعمیر سے متعلق پیشکش جانچنے کا عمل متنازع اور غیرقانونی نکلا،کنسلٹنٹ نے309ارب روپے کے تعمیری منصوبےکی پیشکش جیتے کی راہ ہموار کی، حکام نے دعویٰ کیا ہےکہ جس وقت معاہدے کی توسیع کی گئی ایس ایم ای سی انٹرنیشنل بلیک لسٹ تھی۔

سنڌو نديءَ جي پاڻيءَ جي ورڇ ۽ سنڌ علائقي جا حق

سنڌو نديءَ جي پاڻيءَ جي ورڇ ۽ سنڌ علائقي جا حق آبادگار ايسوسئيشن طرفان 20 مارچ، 1971 تي حيدرآباد ۾ سنڌ آبادگار ڪنوينشن ڪوٺايو ويو. ان موقعي تي پاڻيءَ جي مسئلي تي هي ڪتابڙو تيار ڪري ڇپايو ويو ته جيئن آبادگارن ۽ عام ماڻهن کي هن اهم مسئلي جي باري ۾ آگاهي ملي. هن ڪتابڙي … Continue reading سنڌو نديءَ جي پاڻيءَ جي ورڇ ۽ سنڌ علائقي جا حق

Five myths about water in Pakistan

  By Dr. William Young November 15, 2017 Persistent myths, which can misguide policy, are barriers to improving water security for the people of Pakistan. Here are five: First, this problem of water security is often presented as one of water scarcity. But Pakistan is a water-rich country – only 35 countries have more renewable … Continue reading Five myths about water in Pakistan

Manibeli Declaration: Calling for a Moratorium on World Bank Funding of Large Dams

Manibeli Declaration: Calling for a Moratorium on World Bank Funding of Large Dams   Manibeli Declaration Date: Thursday, September 1, 1994 Calling for a Moratorium on World Bank Funding of Large Dams WHEREAS: The World Bank is the greatest single source of funds for large dam construction, having provided more than U.S.$50 billion (1992 dollars) … Continue reading Manibeli Declaration: Calling for a Moratorium on World Bank Funding of Large Dams