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Karachi Conservation launches Million Mangrove Plantation Drive at Port Qasim Authority

June 30, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, June 30, 2018 (PPI-OT): Karachi Conservation, a business and biodiversity platform initiated by Port Qasim Authority, IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature), and the private sector, organized the launching ceremony of its first initiative, a Million Mangrove Plantation…

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Consultation on Astola Management Planning kicks off in Karachi

May 4, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, May 04, 2018 (PPI-OT): A consultative session was organized by IUCN Pakistan under its Mangroves for the Future (MFF) Programme in collaboration with the Ministry of Climate Change. The purpose of the session was to discuss the development of…

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Sindh Forest Department brings pride to nation by planting Maximum Number of Mangroves for 3rd Guinness World Record

April 20, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Sindh Forest Department yet again clinched the 3rd Guinness World Record for planting the maximum number of mangrove saplings during the daylight hours in Keti Bunder, Thatta District, along Sindh coast, on April 19,…

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Sindh Forest Department aims at 3rd Guinness World Record for planting Maximum Number of Mangroves at Keti Bunder

April 18, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, April 18, 2018 (PPI-OT): The Sindh Forest Department is once again aiming at the 3 rd Guinness World Record by planting the maximum number of mangrove saplings during the daylight hours in Keti Bunder, Thatta District, on April 19,…

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NDMA and IUCN sign MoU for Collaboration in Implementing the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction Priorities in the Country

April 5, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 05, 2018 (PPI-OT): The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on April 04th, 2018, in line with its agenda to implement…

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IUCN, Ministry of Climate Change, Serena Hotel, celebrate World Water Day, International Day of Forests

April 4, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, April 04, 2018 (PPI-OT): IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, in collaboration with the Ministry of Climate Change and the Serena Hotel, celebrated the World Water Day and the International Day of Forests, at the Serena Hotel in…

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Pakistan becomes First Country in the World, to renew its Bonn Challenge commitment

March 25, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 25, 2018 (PPI-OT): Following the successful achievement of the Bonn Challenge target by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, the Chair of the KP Green Growth Initiative (and IUCN Vice President and Regional Councillor, Asia) Malik Amin Aslam announced that on…

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Pakistan becomes First Country in the World, to renew its Bonn Challenge commitment

March 25, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 25, 2018 (PPI-OT): Following the successful achievement of the Bonn Challenge target by Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, the Chair of the KP Green Growth Initiative (and IUCN Vice President and Regional Councillor, Asia) Malik Amin Aslam announced that on…

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The IUCN Environment Cell, FATA celebrates the World Water Day and the International Day of Forests

March 22, 2018 | General, Official News

Peshawar, March 22, 2018 (PPI-OT): The IUCN Environment Cell, FATA in collaboration of the line Departments of the FATA Secretariat organized an interactive session on World Water Day, around the 2018 theme of “Water and Nature” on 22 March 2018…

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IUCN Celebrates World Water Day, Calls for Measures to Address Water Challenges

March 20, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): To celebrate the World Water Day 2018, IUCN joined hands with PCRWR, UNESCO, ICIMOD, ICARDA, ECOSF, CCRD and Riphah International University to commemorate the day, the theme of which for this year was Nature for…

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa leads the world on Bonn Challenge; Renews target

March 20, 2018 | General, Official News

Islamabad, March 20, 2018 (PPI-OT): Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province of Pakistan announced a new pledge of restoring 252,000 ha of forest which has been accepted under the global Bonn Challenge. This was announced by Mr. Malik Amin Aslam in his…

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IUCN-Engro Foundation Awareness Campaign along Karachi coast

February 2, 2018 | General, Official News

Karachi, February 02, 2018 (PPI-OT):IUCN Pakistan in collaboration with Engro Foundation organized an awareness-raising campaign for schools located around the Karachi’s Rehri Goth and Ibrahim Hyderi villages on the occasion of World Wetlands Day today. The theme for this year…

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