Pakistan

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90 feared dead, mostly Pakistanis

The tragedy demonstrates the continued allure of Europe for desperate migrants fleeing conflicts and poverty, Doyle said, despite tighter surveillance of the main smuggling routes by the Libyan coastguard, backed up by European cash and know-how. &quot…

by · Saturday, 3 February 2018 · Pakistan, Vietnam

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90 feared dead, mostly Pakistanis

The tragedy demonstrates the continued allure of Europe for desperate migrants fleeing conflicts and poverty, Doyle said, despite tighter surveillance of the main smuggling routes by the Libyan coastguard, backed up by European cash and know-how. &quot…

by · Saturday, 3 February 2018 · Pakistan, Vietnam

Migrant boat capsizes off Libya, 90 feared dead, mostly Pakistanis

The tragedy demonstrates the continued allure of Europe for desperate migrants fleeing conflicts and poverty, Doyle said, despite tighter surveillance of the main smuggling routes by the Libyan coastguard, backed up by European cash and know-how. &quot…

by · Saturday, 3 February 2018 · Pakistan, Vietnam
Addressing violence against women in Pakistan: time to act now

Addressing violence against women in Pakistan: time to act now

The time is right to act on this issue in Pakistan. If we do not address violence against women and girls, sustainable growth will remain elusive.
Almost one in three married Pakistani women report facing physical violence from their husbands. The inf…

by · Sunday, 10 December 2017 · Pakistan
Climate-smart agriculture is “common-sense agriculture”

Climate-smart agriculture is “common-sense agriculture”

Climate-smart agriculture profiles for Bhutan, Pakistan and Nepal provide an important step forward in creating a sustainable food system in South Asia. Photo: Neil Palmer / CIAT

According to a recent study published in Science Advances, climate c…

by · Wednesday, 6 December 2017 · Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan

How to protect Pakistan’s home-based workers

Women working from home make a significant contribution to Pakistan’s economy, but their work is undervalued and home-based workers are denied any form of legal protection.

by · Tuesday, 16 August 2016 · Pakistan