Thursday, June 24, 2021

Climate Change and Pakistan’s Water Security

22 March 2021 is observed by the UN as a World Water Day so as to highlight the importance of freshwater in our lives....

Civil Services Reform: Pakistan’s Lingering Challenge

In January 2021, the current government announced a set of administrative measures packaged as ‘reform‘. These reforms are neither new nor do they effectively...

Pakistan’s Lawyers: Unaccountable Lawless Brigade?

We bore witness to a Pakistani supermodel apprehended red-handed for heavy money laundering by the law enforcement agencies – who instead of facing a...

Lawyer’s Movement: How it transformed Pakistani politics and society

Lawyers Movement or “Adlia Bahali Tehreek” (Restoration of Judiciary) occupies an important chapter in Pakistan’s colorful political history. Kickstarted on 9th March 2007, when...

Balochistan: The Decade Ahead

Balochistan is a very special province of Pakistan. It is geographically the largest (44% of the landmass), demographically the smallest  (12.34  million estimated in ...

Addressing Pakistan’s Gas Crisis through Energy Efficiency

Pakistan is faced with an acute gas shortage. Natural gas resources, which comprise 50 percent of the country’s total energy supply, are declining rapidly...

Exclusive: CM Balochistan Jam Kamal explains challenges and government’s priorities

“The foremost important thing is how we can make sure that we secure the whole mechanism which exists in Balochistan. Security is not only...

Makran Coastal Highway: Balochistan’s bridge across time and space!

In his recent interview with GVS, CM Balochistan Jam Kamal Khan referred to this gigantic structure running along the Arabian sea as “Balochistan Coastal...

Engro Foundation: empowering women for an equitable future of Pakistan

Full and equal participation of women in all facets of society is a fundamental human right and pivotal to our progress. Yet, around the...

Hina A. Khan Head of Project Implementation JS Bank: Celebrating Pakistani Women

You are part of the senior leadership team at JS Bank – how easy was your path in the corporate world? Hina A. Khan: When...