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[creative-radio] "Big Storm Coming": Panos Radio South Asia | Latest Development Dilemmas Issue, 20 August 2009


Panos Radio South Asia | Latest Development Dilemmas Issue, 20 August 2009

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Big Storm Coming

In this edition of Development Dilemmas, we are in Pakistan's southern port city Karachi, whose far expanding coastal areas have been under the threat of major cyclones time and again. Though Karachi itself survived the threats but the cyclonic movements have caused tremendous loss of livelihood for the communities dependent on the natural resources in other parts beyond Karachi. Climate change is a global phenomenon but largely the people and government are unaware of its consequences and subsequent strategies to cope with the changes. First, we talk to Rab Nawaz, Coordinator for Natural Resources Management with World Wide Fund for Nature, Pakistan. We also talk to Tanveer Arif, Chief Executive Officer of the Society for Conservation and Protection of Environment; and, Arif Pervaiz, who is an independent environment expert. Our Pakistan correspondent Asadullah Khan moderates this session.
Country: Pakistan.
Upload Date: 20/08/2009

Duration: 28.14 Minutes

File Size: 25.8 MB

Development Dilemmas is a radio discussion, of around half-an-hour duration. It is an independent production of Panos Radio South Asia, an undertaking of Panos South Asia. We're committed to providing a forum for voices, views, and issues not often heard in the mainstream media. Non-profit media, development and other organizations can download Development Dilemmas free of cost for air or online use. Credit should be given to Panos Radio South Asia (PRSA), an undertaking of Panos South Asia. If you have suggestions for future programs please contact us at:
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