Ali Tauqeer Sheikh

Protecting the ecosystem

Pakistan must abandon its piecemeal approach for a clear water vision and negotiating strategy. Published Jan 03, 2020 05:26am

‘Point of no return’

Pakistan’s ability to cope with climate-induced threats has further weakened in recent years. Published Dec 07, 2019 07:04am

Rampaging rivers

We are desperately short of early warning systems. Published Nov 10, 2019 06:48am

Climate emergency

Here’s a chance for the PM to talk of our climate crisis. Published Sep 16, 2019 06:58am

The new normal

Pakistan’s argument about the insignificance of water quantities is misplaced. Updated Mar 18, 2019 12:10pm

Water security

Pakistan must secure its interests through regional diplomacy. Published Jan 22, 2019 06:57am

Can Climate change Pakistan?

The impact from global climate change has the potential to threaten our security as well. But in order to meet the Updated Apr 01, 2019 03:53pm

The new normal

Karachi can expect heatwaves to increase in the coming years. Published May 22, 2018 06:58am

Climate threats

This is the time to engage with active players. Published Nov 26, 2017 06:57am

Kill pollution, save lives

The urban air pollution levels in Pakistan are amongst the world’s highest. Published Oct 28, 2017 02:29am

America first or America alone?

Trump is seen largely as operating in a fact-free zone in an attempt to protect the interests of some people. Published Jun 05, 2017 03:04am

Renewable energy for growth

Even if load-shedding ends, clean and reliable energy will remain a distant dream for many Pakistanis. Updated May 01, 2017 06:59am

Pakistan’s water diplomacy

A policy that ignores non-IWT sources of water is perilous for our security and economy. Updated Mar 25, 2017 08:29am

How CPEC can help the SDGs

Instead of simply being an ‘economic’ corridor, CPEC can become an environmental corridor. Published Oct 22, 2016 02:52am