Young Girls supporting El Nino Adaptation Program of AHD
About 47 young girls form 02 villages adopted Climate Change project activities at their household level and planted trees at their house ground floor, AHD team provided them fruit trees and forest trees to them to save their future from disasters and drought as well floods. Rich tree plantation also helps in soil erosion and flooding situation, trees also can provide them with wood and shelter during summer season.
The project title El Nino & Climate change adaptation is very attractive for rural families and their women and young girls also contributing to their project
AHD Contributing Significant for Environment Conservation in Pakistan
Pakistan is facing worst deforestation; the loss of trees is intensifying the temperature, polluting the atmosphere, and worsening the lives of living beings. According to United Nation, around 10 per cent of total land area of a country should be covered with trees. This limit is quite low in Pakistan; even less than five per cent. After observed these conditions and surveys in rural vulnerable areas AHD feel the requirement to take the step for tree plantation. Since 2004 to till to date more than 400,000 trees have been planted. In order to play a vital role in green Pakistan AHD introduced initiative that is Fuel efficient stove which consumes 50% less wood. More than 65000 cooking stoves have been installed and it saves 325000 kg wood daily from burning. It’s the big contribution of AHD to save the lives from harmful effects of climate and to make Pakistan green with their efforts and initiatives
AHD Initiative for Rural Communities of Pakistan
The rural areas of Pakistan communities was drinking contaminated canal water for drinking purposes then AHD focused on this issue and introduced their innovation named as Nadi filter Unit. Presently, it is contributing their part in access of safe drinking water. This community based solution model helped the indigenous people in terms filtering the water from 98% to 100% and removes biological contamination. Since 2003 to 2018 AHD installed more than 50,000 Nadi filter units and thousands of families in rural areas get benefited by it. This sustainable and remarkable innovation of AHD is changing the lives of vulnerable communities. AHD trained the community activist to make the Nadi filter unit at household level and they are delivering the same message to other community members.