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To combat climate change, youth is integral, experts

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By Xari Jalil: Youth is the biggest stakeholder in climate action because of the intergenerational nature of climate challenges and deserves to be at the forefront of all planned policies and action.

Hundreds killed, thousands displaced in flood-hit Balochistan

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The death toll from Balochistan floods and rains has reached a worrying 136, while at least 13,000 homes have been destroyed leaving thousands displaced and without shelter.
Rights Watch - 4th February 2022

Rights Watch | 4th February 2022

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Justice Amir Farooq of the IHC has directed the Federal Govt to enact legislature setting the minimum marriageable age for girls. For more human rights news, keep reading.

Combating Climate Change: The Time to Act is Now

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Combating climate change cannot happen in a day. But the time to start is now. Otherwise, it will just be too late.

COP26: Climate emergency, journalism emergency!

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As the UN's COP26 conference is set to begin in Glasgow, Scotland, journalists are putting forth appeals for the right to cover environmental issues

‘UNHRC’s recognition of environmental rights is a step in the right direction’

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For the first time, the UNHRC voted to formally recognize the right to a clean and sustainable environment. Environmentalists and climate campaigners see this as a result of hard work in activism.

‘UNHRC’s recognition of environmental rights is a step in the right direction’

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For the first time, the United Nations Human Rights Council voted to formally recognize the right to a clean and sustainable environment. Environmentalists and climate campaigners see this as a result of hard work in activism.
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Rights Watch | 5th December 2020

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Raja Masih, father of Arzoo Raja, withdraws plea from SHC for a review of the court's November 23 verdict in order to approach a family court for her custody. Arzoo, who was proven a minor, had twice refused to return to her parents, following which the court had directed she be sent to a shelter home rather than to her "husband".

Saleh Goth residents mourn govt apathy as toxic dumping increases

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October 30th, 2020; By Shaukat Korai; KARACHI; Residents in the localities of Kohi and Saleh Goth of Malir are falling ill to different diseases due to polluted water contaminated by effluents from textile factories and other industries in Karachi
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Clear blue skies, but for how long?

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Before the outbreak of the pandemic, environmentalists in Lahore had called upon the government and private schools to introduce school buses to tackle the menace of air pollution in the city.