• Pakistan Flood 2010
    One recent news story that has affected me the most was the flooding in Pakistan. It has affected me in two ways. First, it made me realize how tragic the situation can be after a natural disaster has taken place; specially, a flooding, which isn’t common where I live. Second, it gave me a wider perspective...
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  • Basic Overview of Sector
    At the commencement of Pakistan, it had to import huge volume of tobacco to encounter its native demand. There was simply no production of tobacco locally at all. Then, in the seventies Pakistan attained self-reliance in low quality tobacco but still had to import high quality tobacco for developing...
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  • Climate Change and Unpredictable Consequences
    ecosystems are out of balance, unable to adjust their capital, cause climate change. 2. Consequences of climate change 2.1. Immediate consequences In recent times, the natural disasters that happened around the world are described in the assessments as "unprecedented in history" or "largest in decades"...
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  • This Tahir Wants to Join U
    Overview of the Economy I. Introduction The economy of Pakistan has been undergoing a stabilization phase since the last three years. The restoration of macroeconomic stability is important and necessary to provide the platform for generating growth, jobs, and improving the quality of life of the people...
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  • Disaster Management
    Disaster Management Introduction Various disasters like earthquake, landslides, volcanic eruptions, fires, flood and cyclones are natural hazards that kill thousands of people and destroy billions of dollars of habitat and property each year. The rapid growth of the world's population and its increased...
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  • Climate Change & Current National Disaster Management Structuresof Pakistan
    “CLIMATE CHANGE & CURRENT NATIONAL DISASTER MANAGEMENT STRUCTURES OF PAKISTAN” By: Hira Habib AERC (Morn. 2010-11) Submitted to Ms. Samina Khalil (Environmental Economics course instructor) 24th Jan., 2012 THE WORLD REALIZED; CLIMATE CHANGE IS REAL Climate change is not a crisis...
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  • Admiration
    1 from Huma book.Q-29 State the location of Balochistan plateau.Q-30 Name the faults which divides the Balochistan plateau.Q-31 On the blank ma of Pakistan mark the location of Balochistan Plateau.Q-32 Name the mountain ranges of Balochistan Plateau.Q-33 Draw a chart to show the following for Balochistan...
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  • Disaster Management Policies and Systems in Pakistan
    A Review of Disaster Management Policies and Systems in Pakistan for WCDR 2005 January, 2005 Islamabad Abbreviations 1 ADB Asian Development Bank AJK Azad Jammu & Kashmir DCO District Coordination Officer DERA Drought Emergency Relief Assistance DANIDA Danish International Development...
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  • Steel Industry of Pakistan
    OPINION POLLING IN PAKISTAN, Summary 2011 [ 3 ] TABLE OF Contents Introduction 5 Basic Summary of OPINION POLLS by Gallup Pakistan Highlights 11 Section I: Subject Wise Press Release 1.1 Social Attitudes and Lifestyle 23 1.2 Media: Usage and Attitudes 109 1.3 Religion 123 1.4 Miscellaneous...
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  • Pakistan 2020
    PAKISTAN 2020 A Vision for Building a Better Future BY HASSAN ABBAS A S I A S O C I E T Y PA K I S TA N 2 0 2 0 S T U D Y G R O U P R E P O R T PAKISTAN 2020 A Vision For Building a Better Future Hassan abbas May 2011 ASIA SOCIETY PAKISTAN 2020 STudY GrOuP rEPOrT AsiaSociety.org/Pakistan2020 ...
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  • Pakistan Floods 2010
    Banking Sector And Flood Disaster Rehabilitation The recent floods provide an opportunity for the banking industry to increase financial inclusion, diversify its products on sustainable basis and play its due role in rebuilding the national economy. The floods have caused widespread devastation...
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  • Economic Issues
    & CHALLENGES FACED BY PAKISTAN ECONOMY | | | | PREPARED BY | S.Farhan Ahmed | | | PAKISTAN ECONOMY TODAY The economy of Pakistan is the 27th largest economy in the world in terms of purchasing power, and the 45th largest in absolute dollar terms. Pakistan has a semi-industrialized...
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  • Foreign Aid
    oppressor may turn out to be a defeat in its ultimate consequences or insightful analysis. A natural disaster, one like the impoverished people of Pakistan have recently experienced with untold miseries, wretchedness, distress and anguish, might ignite a mass political movement on a national level to...
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  • Disaster Management in Pakistan
    MANAGEMENT IN PAKISTAN Introduction 1. Due to diverse geo-climatic conditions prevalent in different parts of the globe, different types of natural disasters like floods, droughts, earthquakes, cyclones, landslides, and volcanoes etc may strike according to the vulnerability of the area. 2. Pakistan, due to...
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  • Floods
    that has displaced 20 million people. Minor floods are normal for the region, but the recent larger, less frequent floods are a result of poor river management, say experts. Photograph by K.M.Chaudary, Associated Press By Mason Inman in Karachi, Pakistan for National Geographic News Published August...
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  • Bangladesh and Climate Change
    it is estimated that Bangladeshis account for over half of the world’s deaths from tropical cyclones (“Bangladesh villagers still struggling”). The recent increase in intensity and frequency of natural disasters in this region can be directly linked to climate change. Bangladesh is ground zero for climate...
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  • Flood Monitering
    A critical analysis of 2010 floods in Pakistan Hashim Nisar Hashmi1, Qazi Tallat Mahmood Siddiqui1*, Abdul Razzaq Ghumman1, Mumtaz Ahmed Kamal1 and Habib ur Rehman Mughal2 1 2 Department of Civil Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, Pakistan. Department of Civil Engineering...
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  • Indian Current Event
    Throughout the past month, the country of India has become the center of attention as monsoon season starts to roll in. On the eastern boarder with Pakistan the Indian city-state of Assam has been hit with some of the worst flooding the state has seen within the past two-hundred years. Over two thousand...
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  • Wheat Pakistan
    Pakistan‟s wheat production in marketing year (MY) 2012/13 (May/April) is estimated at 23.0 million tons, down five percent relative to previous year‟s record harvest of 24.2 million tons. Wheat area harvested is witnessing a declining trend and has decreased by five percent during the last two years...
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  • Bakwaas
    New Indus flood torrent enters Jampur MUZAFFARGARH: The high torrent of flood, having wrought havoc in low-lying areas of Muzaffargarh, are now zeroing in on Jatoi and Rohila Wali, Geo News reported Saturday. However, the administration said the city is not at jeopardy. Meantime, the floodwater...
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