Pakistan Confirms First National Water Policy

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ISLAMABAD, Pakistan

Pakistan's Council of Common Interests (CCI) formally approved April 24 the country’s first ever National Water Policy (NWP) while also signing a charter calling for a water emergency in the country.

The chief ministers of all four of the country's provinces signed the often-postponed charter at a meeting chaired by Shahid Khaqan Abbasi