Pakistan is facing a lot of climatic and environmental issues, including Water pollution, soil erosion, and land pollution, shortage of water, global warming, air pollution and natural disasters. According to the latest global environment performance index EPI ranking Pakistan is in the list of countries which suffer from poor air quality. The climatic changes and global warming are most alarming issues risking millions of life across country. The major reasons of these environmental issues are carbon emission, increasing populations, and deforestation. The unavailability of water is the main issue, according to the recent report of International monetary fund IMF Pakistan ranks third in the list of countries facing cute water shortages. The main reason behind this water shortage is urbanization, ever-growing population, climatic changes, lack of water management and the lack of political will to deal with the issue.
As the world is incessantly changing, there are many attributes which are leading towards a prosperous life but on the contrary, some problems are spreading of great magnitude; one of them is pollution. Pakistan is one of the developing countries which are sustaining the pollution problem. Traffic congestion is one of the main causes of air pollution. The usage of old transports is ruining the situation. No prevailing laws are strictly implemented, as a result, factories exude their smoke into the air. Simultaneously, wasted poisonous substances are excreted in the water of fivers and lakes which is causing water pollution.
Environmental issues in Pakistan include air pollution , water pollution , noise pollution , climate change , pesticide misuse, soil erosion , natural disasters , desertification and flooding. According to the latest global environment performance index EPI ranking Pakistan is in the list of countries which suffer from poor air quality. The climatic changes and global warming are most alarming issues risking millions of life across country.