Pakistan successful to attract over US$90 mln global climate finance

ISLAMABAD, Aug 18 (APP):Pakistan has been successful in attracting global climate finance of over $90 million because of high priority attached to the subject of climate change.

In this regard, we have so far received Green Climate Fund Grant of US $37.5 million for Glacial Lake Outburst Flood (GLOF-II), KFW-German Grant of 13.5 Million Euros for Billion Trees Afforestation Project, Green Climate Fund Grant of US $34.99 million for Transforming the Indus Basin with Climate Resilient Agriculture and Climate-Smart Water Management and Green Climate Fund Grant of US $11.8 million for Green BRT Karachi, stated one year performance report of PTI government shared by Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan.