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‘Environmental Laws Remain Unimplemented Due to Lack of Political Will, Bureaucratic Hurdles'

Faiza Ilyas

June 5, 2017

Dawn - Admitting the government's failure in implementing environmental laws, Secretary Environment, Climate Change and Coastal Development Baqaullah Unnar said that the situation was alarming in Sindh as contamination of food and environmental pollution was on the rise.

Ali Dehalvi of World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan and Prof M.A.K. Lodhi from the Texas Tech University, USA also spoke.

The programme concluded with distribution of shields among speakers.

Meanwhile, the International Union for Conservation of Nature-Pakistan (IUCN) in a message called upon both federal and provincial governments to respond to global opportunities and link up with them.

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