India, Pakistan and the Pandemic: Community of Shared Future?
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India, Pakistan and the Pandemic: Community of Shared Future? Abstract Crises are often the crucible for old challenges to be…
Date: March 31, 2020
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Picture credits: Twitter Has India finally woken up to the need for SAARC? Or is its latest reincarnation an attempt…
Date: March 17, 2020
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Picture credits: Reuters As millennial women join every year now to celebrate their womanhood on 8th March, and to bond in…
Date: March 9, 2020
Three Tsunamis for Pakistan
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Like many parts of the world, Pakistan is going through a populist moment. A key trait of such campaigns is…
Date: March 4, 2020
#InPerspective – Environmental Needs and Rights
In this latest feature on ‘Environment and Rights’, experts discuss the nexus between demographic stress and climate induced vulnerabilities. The pressures on marginalized groups exacerbate as they move from rural to urban settings, where per capita water, food, and energy allocations are diminishing. Pakistan’s labour slowly be opting out of the agricultural sector, but the overall economy is firmly entrenched in the water-guzzling primary sector. How and when Pakistan’s adaptation mechanisms can reduce vulnerability through evidence backed forecasts becomes the subject of debate in In Perspective.
Experts Aisha Khan, Shafqat Kakakhel and Zeba Sathar speak with Salman Zaidi.