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Warming Climate to hit South Asia hard with extreme Heat, Floods and Disease: World Bank report

Islamabad, June 19, 2013 (PPI-OT): An expected 2°C rise in the world’s average temperatures in the next decades threatens South Asia’s dense urban populations with extreme heat, flooding, and disease and could trap millions of people in poverty across the

US$18 million grant for rehabilitation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s southern districts

Islamabad, January 28, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Balochistan Multi Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) announced today the approval of a USD 18 million [...]

World Bank Approves US$550 Million to Improve Education and Enhance Natural Gas Supply in Pakistan

Islamabad: The World Bank’s Board of Directors approved two projects on Thursday totalling US$550 million aimed at supporting Pakistan’s effort to strengthen the education and natural gas sectors, which are [...]