Ali Tauqeer Sheikh

Road to climate justice

Road to climate justice

The idea of a just transition is emerging as a necessary condition for effective climate action.

Published 14 Aug, 2020 07:29am
Climate-smart stimulus

Climate-smart stimulus

The pandemic has highlighted how inseparably linked the climate and pandemic crises are.

Published 09 May, 2020 04:39am
Climate and Covid-19

Climate and Covid-19

The pandemic has made a bad situation worse, but has also provided a rare opportunity.

Published 30 Mar, 2020 07:26am
Price hike and nutrition

Price hike and nutrition

As food prices climb, poor consumers spend less on nutrition and the number of underweight children rises.

Published 15 Feb, 2020 07:22am
Protecting the ecosystem

Protecting the ecosystem

Pakistan must abandon its piecemeal approach for a clear water vision and negotiating strategy.

Published 03 Jan, 2020 05:26am
‘Point of no return’

‘Point of no return’

Pakistan’s ability to cope with climate-induced threats has further weakened in recent years.

Published 07 Dec, 2019 07:04am
Rampaging rivers

Rampaging rivers

We are desperately short of early warning systems.

Published 10 Nov, 2019 06:48am
Climate emergency

Climate emergency

Here’s a chance for the PM to talk of our climate crisis.

Published 16 Sep, 2019 06:58am
The new normal

The new normal

Pakistan’s argument about the insignificance of water quantities is misplaced.

Updated 18 Mar, 2019 12:10pm
Water security

Water security

Pakistan must secure its interests through regional diplomacy.

Published 22 Jan, 2019 06:57am
Can Climate change Pakistan?

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 01 Apr, 2019 03:53pm
The new normal

The new normal

Karachi can expect heatwaves to increase in the coming years.

Published 22 May, 2018 06:58am
Climate threats

Climate threats

This is the time to engage with active players.

Published 26 Nov, 2017 06:57am
Kill pollution, save lives

Kill pollution, save lives

The urban air pollution levels in Pakistan are amongst the world’s highest.

Published 28 Oct, 2017 02:29am
America first or America alone?

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 05 Jun, 2017 03:04am