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The objective of the centre is to conduct research on climate change and its impacts on various socio economic sectors in order to assist policy makers and provide policy advice; capacity building of various  institutions and create mass awareness.

The specific objectives of the Centre are:

  • To keep a track of the current and likely future trends of global change (climate change, technological change etc.);

  • To analyze and evaluate their likely impacts on the socio economic development in Pakistan;

  • To identify how science and technology may be called upon to cope with the adverse impacts, if any, and to advise national planners on the appropriate strategic approaches;

  • To enhance national capacity for Global Change research;

  • To raise public awareness of Global Change related issues;

  • To assist the concerned government agencies in formulation of National Climate Change Policies and Plans of Action.
  • April 19, 2022

We warmly welcome Ms. Sherry Rehman, Minister for Climate Change as the Chair of the GCISC’s Board of Governors and sincerely hope that her dynamic leadership will provide impetus to the Centre’s research efforts in making the country climate resilient.

GCISC in collaboration with GIZ and CITEPA organized National and Provincial Training Workshops on “M &E Platform Adaptation Tracking (Agriculture) in Pakistan” at Islamabad Hotel, Islamabad on 23-26 November 2021, Lexus Hotel, Lahore on 29-30 November 2021 and PC Hotel, Karachi on 2-3 December 2021.

GCISC Organized a workshop on "Monsoon Variability and Extremes in a Changing Climate" from October 12-14, 2021 at Margalla Hotel, Islamabad
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  • February 08, 2021

SAPM on Climate Change Malik Amin Aslam inaugurated three inter-linked Nature Parks spreading over 18,000 acres of Parera, Ara...