PM’s vision leads to approval of Rs 3.7 billion for Green Pakistan programme

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ISLAMABAD, Nov 11 (APP): The vision of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif for Green Pakistan has led to approval of the largest ever green sector programme in the country’s history.
Under the programme, Rs 3.7 billion will be provided to all the four provinces as well as Gilgit Baltistan, Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Azad Jammu and Kashmir for tree cover, a statement issued from the PM’s Media Wing here on Friday said.
The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) approved the project on Thursday. The approval was given on the PM directive to also enable Pakistan access $ 100 billion Global Green Fund.