IUCN today unveiled a Global Standard providing the first-ever set of benchmarks for nature-based solutions to global challenges. The new IUCN Global Standard will help governments, business and civil society ensure the effectiveness of nature-based solutions and maximise their potential to help address climate change, biodiversity loss and other societal challenges on a global scale. Continue reading “IUCN Standard to boost impact of nature-based solutions to global challenges”
A meeting of the Executive Committee of the IUCN Member Organizations in Pakistan was held on June 22, 2020. The meeting was Chaired by Mr. Roomi S. Hayat, Chairperson, IUCN Pakistan National Committee of the IUCN Members. Mr. Malik Amin Aslam, IUCN Vice President & Regional Councillor, Asia; and Adviser to the Prime Minister of Climate Change also attend this meeting. Continue reading “IUCN, Pakistan National Committee Members express concern over Clifton Beach development project”
COVID-19 Response in Narowal, Sahiwal and Nankana Sahib Districts
Rural Aid is working on the following activities:
A). Awareness Raising campaign about the prevention of Coronavirus and Rights Protection by development of IEC material (Copy attached). These materials disseminated to general public, youth volunteers, MC and DETF members, community members, CBOs, activists and TACS stakeholders through social media, print media/newspapers (copy attached) and WhatsApp massages on regularly basis from 18 March 2020. Continue reading “Rural Aid Response to COVID-19”
As the number of reported Coronavirus cases soars in Pakistan, SPO aims to better serve all communities across Pakistan during these precarious times. Recently, SPO has donated 500,000 RS. to The Prime Minister’s Coronavirus Relief Fund. SPO also supports “The Prime Minister’s National Panahgah Initiative” with the Norwegian Church Aid (NCA) financial support to reach out to hundreds of disadvantaged residents.