SDPI Report


  • “Research Based Advocacy for Policy Change: Ban or Restrict & Discourage Mercury Amalgam Use to Safeguard Children’s Health in Pakistan” 

    Durrani, Shiza; Bashir, Hafsa; Mahmood A. Khwaja, DR. (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-09-30)
    Mercury is naturally occurring element in environment and humans are exposed to it through food, water and air (Labban et al., 2018). It is a very toxic substance which represents a global and major threat to human health, including in the form of ...
  • Risk Management Practices of Small Farmers: A feasibility Study for Introducing R4 Rual Resilience Initiative in Punjab 

    Suleri, Dr. Abid Qaiyum; Javed, Dr. Sajid Amin; Chatha, Irfan Ahmad; Iqbal, Mehreen (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-03-30)
    This study was carried out on the request of WFP and OXFAM Pakistan to assess the viability of integrated risk management approaches for enhancing the resilience of small farmers in Punjab. It looked at the relevance of WFP-Oxfam‘s global R4 Rural ...
  • A Shared Future under CPEC: Pakistan, China, and the rest of the world under CEPC — this is the model to go forward 

    Suleri, Dr. Abid Qaiyum (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-03-22)
    After initial hiccups, there is finally a broader consensus in Pakistan that China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) would create a shared future for the federating units of Pakistan. The increased flow of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and completion ...
  • The Impediments in Promoting Trading Activities in Pakistan 

    Institute, Sustainable Development Policy (Sustainable Development Policy Institute, 2018-01-04)
    The trade balance of Pakistan during last five years tremble immensely with exports declined and the imports continued to accelerate. The data from State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) shows that the exports reduced from US $24.8 billion in FY 2013 to US $21.6 ...

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