Friday, October 7, 2022

Pakistan

October 4, 2022

Floods: WHO warns Pakistan on verge of health disaster

About $816 million is needed for rescue and relief in Pakistan, more than 2,000 people have died from floods and subsequent infections since mid-June.

Pakistan Flood
September 27, 2022

Death toll rises to 1,638 in Pakistan’s monsoon flooding 

The report said 2,049,532 houses were destroyed, and 1,120,261 livestock perished in different parts of Pakistan.

Pakistan Flood
September 26, 2022

Flood-ravaged Pakistan records 5,382 dengue fever infections

In severe cases, dengue can cause joint pain, nausea, vomiting, rashes, breathing problems, haemorrhaging and organ failure.

Flooded Pakistan
September 23, 2022

Dengue fever ravages Pakistan with over 1,000 new cases

The Pakistani government had inaugurated an anti-dengue campaign, raising public awareness in response to the alarmingly high cases.

Dengue Mosquitoes
September 20, 2022

Angelina Jolie in Pakistan to support victims of catastrophic floods

The UN launched a flash appeal of $160 million to help Pakistan tackle devastating floods that have killed more than 1,500 people.

Angelina Jolie and Pakistan
September 19, 2022

Millions battle diarrhoea, infections in Pakistan’s flood-hit south

428,098 children under five suffer from diarrhoea, while another 51,191 are being treated for dysentery in the worst-hit province of Sindh.

Pakistani children suffering from diarrhoea
September 15, 2022
Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)
September 15, 2022

D-8 countries to support Nigeria’s power sector reforms

The D-8 countries are Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan and Turkey.

Candle in darkness
September 15, 2022

UNGA 77: Guterres urges world leaders to tackle climate crisis

“Lower the temperature — now,” said Mr Guterres. “Don’t flood the world today; don’t drown it tomorrow.”

Flooded Pakistan
September 14, 2022

Pakistan warns of more flooding as rivers face increased flows 

The total death toll in Pakistan from this season’s monsoon rains and floods since mid-June has risen to around 1,481, along with 12,748 injured.

Pakistan Flood