Pakistan to flag ‘Climate Finance”, loss & damage dedicated facility at COP27: Sherry

ISLAMABAD, Nov 2 (APP):Federal Minister for Climate Change Senator Sherry Rehman on Wednesday said the country being the worst impacted due to unprecedented natural calamities would flag the urgent need to mobilise the unmet global pledge of climate finance and a dedicated loss and damage funding stream at the COP-27 international moot to be held… Continue reading Pakistan to flag ‘Climate Finance”, loss & damage dedicated facility at COP27: Sherry

Cutting methane key to slowing global warming: UN report

UNITED NATIONS, May 07 (APP): A new U.N. report shows that human-caused emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas methane can be reduced by up to 45 per cent this decade and that would avoid almost 0.3°C of global warming by 2045. That would put the Paris climate agreement’s goal of limiting temperature rise to 1.5… Continue reading Cutting methane key to slowing global warming: UN report

COVID-19 signifies importance of dealing with threats posed by Climate Change: Amin

ISLAMABAD, May 04 (APP): Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Climate Change, Malik Amin Aslam, has said that COVID-19 has posed numerous challenges, however, it has created an opportunity for Pakistan to respond to threats emanating from climate change. During the time of pandemic, Pakistan has initiated green stimulus program which is focused on… Continue reading COVID-19 signifies importance of dealing with threats posed by Climate Change: Amin

UNDP signs pact with GB, KP to protect mountain communities from natural disasters: SAPM

ISLAMABAD, Apr 06 (APP): Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam said that the present government was taking all-out measures to mitigate adverse impacts of climate change-caused disasters on mountain communities in the country’s north. The SAPM said this on the occasion of a high-level ceremony held here on Tuesday… Continue reading UNDP signs pact with GB, KP to protect mountain communities from natural disasters: SAPM

PM puzzled over clamour for Pakistan not being among participants of climate moot

ISLAMABAD, Apr 3 (APP): Prime Minister Imran Khan Saturday said that he felt perplexed at the cacophony being raised by his political opponents for Pakistan not being invited to attend the ‘Virtual Leaders Summit on Climate’ which would be hosted by US president Joe Biden on April 22-23. On his twitter handle, the prime minister… Continue reading PM puzzled over clamour for Pakistan not being among participants of climate moot

Pak-Saudi govts expanding collaboration to tackle climate change: Malik Amin

ISLAMABAD, Apr 3 (APP): Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam on Saturday said that the Saudi Arabia and Pakistani governments are expanding research and collaboration links to tackle climate change across the two countries. While talking to PTV news channel, he said Pakistan’s landmark initiatives like 10 billion tree tsunami… Continue reading Pak-Saudi govts expanding collaboration to tackle climate change: Malik Amin

Majority of world’s people want more action to tackle climate crisis: UN survey

UNITED NATIONS, Jan 27 (APP): Almost two-thirds of over 1.2 million people surveyed worldwide say that climate change is a global emergency, and call for greater action to address the crisis, according to a new UN climate released on Wednesday. Findings from UN Development Programme (UNDP)’s “People’s Climate Vote”, described as the biggest climate survey… Continue reading Majority of world’s people want more action to tackle climate crisis: UN survey

UN chief Issues message of hope, healing for New Year

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 29 (APP): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for 2021 to be a “year of healing”, stressing the need for unity and solidarity when addressing the coronavirus pandemic and climate change crisis. “Both climate change and the Covid-19 pandemic are crises that can only be addressed by everyone together – as part… Continue reading UN chief Issues message of hope, healing for New Year

Sui Gas will be provided to NA-55, 56: Amin Aslam

APP62-231220 ATTOCK: December 23 - Special Assistant to PM on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam addressing after inaugurating sui gas project in Villages Durdad. APP photo by Ghulam Shabbir

HASSANABDAL, Dec 23 (APP): Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam Wednesday said that Rs. 4 billion have been allocated for the provision of Sui Gas to the people of NA-55 and NA-56 constituencies comprising of 35 villages. Addressing the inauguration of Sui Gas pipeline laying project at Dhok Khatta… Continue reading Sui Gas will be provided to NA-55, 56: Amin Aslam

UN Chief stresses need of carbon neutrality in order to minimize affects of climate change

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ISLAMABAD, Nov 17 (APP): United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has stressed the need of carbon neutrality in order to minimize the affects of climate change. Speaking on the occasion of third annual Bloomberg New Economy Forum, he called on countries to integrate the carbon neutrality goal into economic and fiscal policies in order to truly… Continue reading UN Chief stresses need of carbon neutrality in order to minimize affects of climate change

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