Featured Article: Environment and Job Development MUST go together!

A little boy in western Karachi

By Huong Cheng, PDEEP Student Assistant
Photo courtesy of Ashraf Khan/IRIN

Drinking water is an essential part of life but do we think about where it comes from? Pakistanis in cities such as Lahore are facing polluted water every day. The Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) is bringing awareness to people. It is a critical situation in which more than 250,000 children die each year due to diseases caused by poor water maintenance. Small changes are being made in hopes of finding a solution to this life threatening issue. Here at PDEEP, we hope to become a part of the solution one day and enhance Pakistan’s developing economy.

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