Locals will be hired from every district for 10billion Tree projects

ISLAMABAD, Sep 29 (APP):Advisor to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam Sunday said that for timely completion of 10 billion trees project, services of locals from every district would be hired to establish new nurseries across the country.

Addressing a meeting on climate change, Malik Amin Aslam said that funding for the project has been started to all the provinces including Azad Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan according to the PC-1 and they have also been directed to complete the project in its given time frame.

He said if all the provinces form a task force on the pattern of KP forest department involving women and local people to create nurseries, it will help not only in early completion of the project but will also provide employment opportunities to the locals.