CHEPS is a not for profit organization which is working in the areas of environmental protection and heritage conservation. The organization lays particular emphasis on mitigating the effects of environmental pollution and the unnoticed loss of Chitral’s centuries old cultural heritage.
You have presumably heard or learned about the rising ocean levels, liquefying ice covers, extreme changes in weather conditions, and a huge decrease in the number of inhabitants in a few animal varieties all over the planet. While you might figure these occasions don’t influence you straightforwardly, truly they are indications of the looming environment emergency and represent a colossal danger to the whole planet. Subsequently, very much like the remainder of the world, there are a few genuine natural issues in Pakistan that should be tended to and managed on a dire premise.
In truth, the bureaucratic and commonplace legislatures, alongside different associations, have acquainted a large number of drives with take care of the ecological issues in Pakistan. Nonetheless, there is substantially more that should be finished assuming that we need our people in the future to experience a daily reality such that basically has drinkable water, breathable air, passable climate, and palatable produce.
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION LAWS AND AGENCIES IN PAKISTAN
In 1997, the public authority ordered the Pakistan Environmental Protection Act to shield, monitor, restore and work on the climate of the country through supportable improvement measures, for example, contamination control. The Pakistan Environmental Protection Council, which was first settled in 1984, was additionally reconstituted following the authorization of the 1997 regulation. Its principal work is to regulate the execution of the Pakistan Environmental Protection Act.
Here are a few more agencies that deal with the ecological problems of Pakistan.
Pakistan Environmental Protection Agency
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (formerly known as ENERCON)
Pakistan Forest Institute
National Council for Conservation of Wildlife
The Zoological Survey Department of Pakistan
Akhtar Hameed Khan National Centre for Rural Development & Municipal Administration
KEY ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES IN PAKISTAN
Pakistan is a horticultural country as almost 60% of its general populace dwells in rustic regions with practically no admittance to clean water and appropriate disinfection offices. Inferable from the developing populace, extension of the monetary area, spontaneous urbanization, unfortunate waste administration framework, and various different elements, the ecological issues in Pakistan are deteriorating as time passes.
How about we take a top to bottom gander at the absolute most genuine natural issues in Pakistan and examine potential answers for tackle these developing dangers.
Deforestation alludes to the deficiency of timberland regions that happens when people slice down trees to get wood and fuel yet don’t replant them. Urbanization, developing populace, and fast extension of urban communities are likewise among the main sources of deforestation in Pakistan.
Aside from obliterating the regular magnificence of the land, chopping down woods likewise colossally affects the biological system as it influences endless natural life territories. Tragically, with an ever increasing number of country regions changing over into metropolitan focuses, Pakistan has a high deforestation rate. In addition, because of absence of assets and destitution, many depend on lumber from trees to keep them warm throughout the cold weather months or assemble homes.
By the by, anything that the explanation might be, one can’t contend against deforestation being an immense danger to our current circumstance.
The answer for this ecological issue is clear: we really want to establish more trees and moderate our excess woodlands. Fortunately, the public authority has sent off various tree manor drives in Pakistan throughout the last a long time to conquer this issue.
Besides, Pakistan as of now has a colossal man-spread the word about timberland in Punjab as Changa Manga. Other than that, the One Billion Trees drive embraced by the territory of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is likewise a vital accomplishment in such manner. It is likewise worth focusing on that going paperless can assume an enormous part in checking deforestation in Pakistan.