Group of experts identifies main issues to be addressed in Sindh Water Policy

Dawn | Feb 19, 2021 at 8:04 AM
  • A policy consultation on proposed Sindh Water Policy, being prepared by the provincial government, was held with media personnel at the Sindh Irrigation and Drainage Authority (Sida) secretariat here on Thursday.
  • Some burning issues were also discussed by stakeholders that included management of Sindh’s water sources in the backdrop of climate change phenomenon and increased pressures.
  • A multi-functional integrated management of canal and drainage system, besides using wetlands as buffers; urban water and sanitation to ensure safe living and working conditions; as well as sanitation and hygiene, also came under discussion.