Day: October 1, 2017

Who should pay for damage associated with climate change – and who should be compensated?

A ‘cosmopolitan’ approach to climate justice is needed, with a focus on individual human beings and their needs and rights – rather than pegging nationality to moral worth   Hurricanes in the Caribbean and deadly floods across South Asia have once again raised the issue of climate justice. The association between such events and climate change is now beyond serious question: we […]

Exclusive: The CPEC plan for Pakistan’s digital future

KARACHI: A radical overhaul of Pakistan’s communications framework appears to be on the cards — or at least that is what Beijing and Islamabad have envisioned under their Long Term Plan (LTP) for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor. A closer examination of the LTP document obtained in June by Dawn reveals intentions for a revamped communications framework, which […]