Ali Tauqeer Sheikh

Loss and damage

Loss and damage

Participation in UNGA and COP-27 provides an opportunity to cultivate a spirit of solidarity. Updated 22 Sep, 2022 09:29am
Man-made catastrophes

Man-made catastrophes

Flooding has emerged as the worst type of climate-induced disaster for Pakistan, perhaps the deadliest. Updated 25 Aug, 2022 08:52am
The environmental journey

The environmental journey

Stakeholders have been reduced to mere spectators witnessing the depletion of natural resources. Updated 14 Aug, 2022 08:41am
Redefining disasters

Redefining disasters

The natural disaster in Balochistan is a cry for climate-smart responses. Published 04 Aug, 2022 07:58am
Unprepared for climate change

Unprepared for climate change

Ad hocism has compounded our climate vulnerabilities, and inaction restricts climate adaptation options. Updated 08 Jul, 2022 09:20am
Pakistan’s changing heat map

Pakistan’s changing heat map

The increased frequency, intensity and duration of heatwaves are clearly attributed to climate change. Updated 18 Jun, 2022 09:17am
Web of resilience

Web of resilience

In the last 50 years, the world has built a web of linkages between environment and development... Published 05 Jun, 2022 07:02am
Transformational change

Transformational change

A series of projects, no matter how useful, cannot diminish the need for systemic reforms. Published 12 May, 2022 08:02am
Climate-proofing the treaty

Climate-proofing the treaty

India and Pakistan are not the only states to share transboundary water resources with their neighbours. Updated 24 Apr, 2022 08:47am
A ‘Charter of Development’

A ‘Charter of Development’

Country needs a ‘Charter of Development’ to lay the foundation for transformational change through climate-resilient development. Updated 14 Apr, 2022 08:03am
Waterbodies for life

Waterbodies for life

Several options are available to policymakers to rejuvenate the Ravi. Published 27 Feb, 2022 07:15am
Cheap and clean energy

Cheap and clean energy

Pakistan’s energy policy has gone in the opposite direction of global trends. Published 23 Dec, 2021 07:35am
E-flows for the Indus

E-flows for the Indus

E-flows are essential for the protection of all three aquatic systems. Published 11 Dec, 2021 07:07am