Zeba Sathar

Our chance to reset

Our chance to reset

Pakistan’s leadership has a unique chance to reject the current abnormal to capture a new normal.

Published May 23, 2020 06:02am
Beyond the numbers

Beyond the numbers

The lack of data is producing multiple speculations.

Published May 02, 2020 06:51am
Proving Malthus right

Proving Malthus right

The warning signs should be enough to shred our veil of complacency and shake us out of our endless slumber.

Published Jan 18, 2020 06:57am
From Cairo to Nairobi

From Cairo to Nairobi

It is important to take a message of hope to the population conference being held in Nairobi next month.

Published Oct 26, 2019 07:05am
Doubling Ehsaas?

Doubling Ehsaas?

Is our population growing so fast because we are poor or, are we poor because of our high birth rates?

Published Sep 30, 2019 07:03am
Population trumps all

Population trumps all

Population is always considered a red-hot button, to be tackled later.

Published Jul 13, 2019 07:20am
Saving Pakistani mothers

Saving Pakistani mothers

On Mother’s Day, it is worth reflecting on our values regarding women’s lives.

Published May 12, 2019 07:15am
Climate woes & population

Climate woes & population

The alleviation of scarcity would be short-lived unless the number of consumers also stabilises.

Published Sep 17, 2018 06:29am
Water and population link

Water and population link

A reduction in fertility could markedly improve per capita water availability.

Published Jul 07, 2018 06:55am
A population forgotten

A population forgotten

Bureaucrats and politicians have yet to recognise the urgency of tackling the population challenge.

Published Jan 07, 2017 01:09am

The population disconnect

Contrary to popular perception, religious leaders are not averse to birth spacing.

Published Jul 11, 2015 02:03am