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Syed Muhammad Abubakar


contributed to D+C/E+Z in summer of 2020 as environmental journalist based in Pakistan.  

All articles of Syed Muhammad Abubakar


No reason to sit back and relax

Pakistan has met SDG 13 on climate action but must continue its efforts

Fruit industry

Multiple adversities

Pakistan’s mango sector is hurt by environmental changes and slow exports

Climate crisis

Pakistan’s melting glaciers

In Pakistan, meltwater from glaciers is causing devastating flash floods, and the dwindling of ice-shields affects the entire nation

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