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Moot highlights plastic pollution issue

The News International 03 Dec 2021
SolutionsFest2.0 brought together people at the heart of the design process and curated a community-led problem-solving engagement opportunity to address the issue of plastic waste management in Pakistan ... fixing the rapidly increasing plastic waste management problem in Pakistan.
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FWMC BoD meeting held

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
The 55th meeting of the Board of Directors (BoD) of the Faisalabad Waste ... FAISALABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 3rd Dec, 2021 ) .The 55th meeting of the Board of Directors (BoD) of the Faisalabad Waste Management Company (FWMC) was held here on Friday.
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Water experts call on policymakers to tap water’s economic potential

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
LAHORE (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 03rd December, 2021) A panel of experts has stressed the need for boosting water productivity for better use in urban centres through latest techniques and joint efforts as the resource is depleting at an unprecedented rate.
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TECNO brings massive discounts with the Camon 18 series launch

Urdu Point 03 Dec 2021
Lahore (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 03rd December, 2021) TECNO’s ambassadors for the Camon 18 series, Ahmed Ali Akbar and Sehar Khan announced a special discount offer of PKR 1000 for all fans on TECNO's official social media page ... CEO TECNO Mobile Pakistan, Kelvin Zeng said,.
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Pakistan’s Lahore again tops world’s most polluted cities list

Al Jazeera 03 Dec 2021
Pakistan’s second largest city Lahore has once again topped the daily ranking of the most polluted cities in the world, leaving authorities scrambling to fight the environmental crisis ... Lahore, capital of Pakistan’s Punjab province and home to more than 11 million people, repeatedly replaced New Delhi as the world’s most polluted city in November.
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Sindh govt ready to negotiate on local govt bill, says Ghani

The News International 02 Dec 2021
The information minister was of the view that opposition political parties had been doing politics on the newly passed local government bill just to express their animosity against the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP). He explained that the task of waste disposal was still the ...
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RWMC to control City's cleanliness operation after expiry of 7-year contract with Albayrak

Urdu Point 30 Nov 2021
RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th Nov, 2021 ) .Chairman Rawalpindi Waste Management Company Col ... He said that more than 4000 waste bins had been placed in ... The MD urged the citizens not to throw waste in the open and cooperate with the sanitary staff.
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MWMC MD assures cleanliness of city

Urdu Point 30 Nov 2021
Managing Director of Multan Waste ... MULTAN, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 30th Nov, 2021 ) .Managing Director of Multan Waste Management Company (MWMC) on Tuesday expressed its commitment to improve cleanliness in the city of saints and maintain discipline in the company.
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Food insecurity in Pakistan

Dawn 29 Nov 2021
Pakistan ranked 92nd out of 116 nations in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) this year ... On the regional level, Pakistan is ... Along the same lines, Pakistan has also succeeded in cutting down the percentage prevalence of wasting in under-five children to 7.1pc in 2020 from 14.1pc in 2000.
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Unmanaged solid waste affecting quality of urban life, harming the poor: study

The News International 28 Nov 2021
... waste management. UK-based agency Tearfund, under a solid waste management & recycling project funded by UKAID, conducted the study ... At the event, Jonathan Johnson, country director Tearfund Pakistan, said that Karachi generates approximately 12,000 tons of solid waste every day.
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Industrial units bound to install anti-pollution devices

The News International 28 Nov 2021
Now the ministry has directed the Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency (Pak-EPA) to monitor the ambient air quality data of Islamabad on daily basis ... that have not adopted zigzag technology to reduce emissions; and burning of solid waste.
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MD WASA urges citizens not to throw solid waste in sewerage lines

Urdu Point 28 Nov 2021
RAWALPINDI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 28th Nov, 2021 ) .The citizens have been requested not to throw solid waste and garbage in the sewerage lines so that the complaints of the choked drains and overflowing gutters could be controlled ... "We have completed all the safety arrangements for the workers," he added ... /395 ....
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Digitalising systems

Dawn 27 Nov 2021
A STUDY conducted by the Pakistan Institute of Development Economics (PIDE) indicates that a lot of time and resources of Pakistanis are wasted due to manual systems in most government offices. This results in bad governance and lack of investment in the country since the manual system is tedious and it has several bureaucratic hurdles ... Abdul Khaliq.
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Youth urged to play role for containing use of plastic goods

The News International 26 Nov 2021
Islamabad Besides reduce, reuse and recycle, it is equally important to 'refuse' the use of plastic from our lives in order to save the planet and it's species, said speakers at an awareness raising session on waste managment and award - giving ceremony organised by Pakistan Science Foundation on Thursday ... Chairman Pakistan Science Foundation Dr.
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PFA discards spinach irrigated with waste-water

Urdu Point 26 Nov 2021
LAHORE, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 26th Nov, 2021 ) .The Punjab food Authority (PFA) uprooted thousands of kilograms of spinach, cultivated on 180-marla area in Sabzazar locality ...
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