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  1. Senior Pakistan Lawmaker Warns Of "Absolute Water Scarcity By 2025"

    10 Mar 2020- 10:35 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Nation Pakistan People’s Party Vice President Senator Sherry Rehman yesterday said Pakistan will have absolute water scarcity by 2025, which would hit women and other margin­alised groups dispropor­ti ...

    Local Press Report - 03/30/2020 - 09:39

  2. Guterres Calls For Indus Waters To Be Used As A "Tool For Peace And Not War"

    21 Feb 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for the Indus River waters shared by Pakistan and India to be used as a “tool for peace and not war". During a 4-day visit to ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:49

  3. UAE Issues Water Innovation Award To Solar Desal Project

    3 Feb 2020- 08:01 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The News Dr Muhammad Wakil Shahzad, a Pakistani national, has won the Innovative Individual Award and Youth Award category in the second edition of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award. Hi ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:01

  4. New Diplomatic Channels Required Over Transnational Pakistan, India, Afghanistan Water

    26 Jan 2020- 10:31 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Urdu Point Parliamentarians and experts underscored here on Thursday the need to open diplomatic channels to address water management issues concerning Pakistan, India and Afghanistan. A large number of p ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:46

  5. Pakistan To Demand Indus Treaty Arbitration Proceedings

    19 Dec 2019- 12:22 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistan government delegation visiting Washington DC this month was expected to demand establishment of a court of arbitration to address concerns over India’s two hydroelectric power proj ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  6. World Bank Extends Support For Pakistan Hydro Project

    16 Dec 2019- 11:47 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Ary News The World Bank will extend $ 700 million additional financing for transmission line for Dasu Hydropower Project. The World Bank Country Director, Patchamuthu Illangovan has conveyed the decision ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:38

  7. Modi Threat To Divert Indus Waters "An Act Of Aggression"

    21 Oct 2019- 08:51 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India India Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been criticised by the Pakistan government after he promised supporters that river waters that currently flow into Pakistan per terms of the 1960 Indus Wat ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/08/2019 - 11:22

  8. Kashmir Situation Is A Water Situation, Indus Treaty Challenged

    21 Aug 2019- 12:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan authorities August 19 warned that release of water from an upstream dam may cause flooding in Pakistan’s Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. The Indian-administered part of the ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 03:28

  9. Pakistan's Indus River Barrage To Mitigate Climate Impacts On Wetlands, Human Migration

    12 Aug 2019- 00:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved development of the ambitious “Sindh Barrage” on the Indus River. Located about 28 miles upstream from the mouth of the river at the Arabian Sea ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/23/2019 - 07:18

  10. China To Help Provide Clean Drinking Water To 1,500 Schools In Pakistan

    23 May 2019- 10:58 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Radio Pakistan China will help provide clean drinking water to 1,500 schools in Pakistan. This resolve was expressed during a meeting of a delegation led by Vice-President of Chinese Academy of Sciences Z ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 10:58

  11. World Bank Suspends Balochistan IWRM Project

    1 Apr 2019- 07:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The World Bank has announced a 30-day suspension of the Balochistan Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) and Development Project on March 29, citing lack of construction progress and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2019 - 07:14

  12. Pakistan: World Bank May Cancel $38 Million USD Indus River Loan

    18 Mar 2019- 09:41 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD DAWN The World Bank has warned of cancelling its soft loan of $38 million to support the management and development of water resources in the Indus River, after finding little progress on the project sinc ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2019 - 09:41

  13. Pakistan Drought Causing Malnutrition, Disease, Internal Migration

    5 Mar 2019- 08:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has described the rates of malnutrition and disease in the southern Sindh and Balochistan provinces of Pakistan as ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2019 - 08:59

  14. China's Three Gorges Corporation Will Build $2.7 Billion USD Pakistan Hydro Project

    28 Feb 2019- 08:00 by OOSKAnews Info ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan officials announced February 27 that China Three Gorges Corporation (CTGC) has been selected to construct the 1,124 MW Kohala Hydropower Project (KHPP) along the Neelum-Jhelum River. The $2 ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/28/2019 - 08:00

  15. Pakistan Education Chief Says Climate Change Policy Is Weak And Inconsistent

    26 Feb 2019- 10:10 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune The federal government’s climate change policy and its implementation strategy were slammed by the head of the apex higher education body for being weak, inconsistent, incoherent, and ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 10:10

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