Human Development Studies

All Pakistan Article Writing Competition

All Pakistan Article Writing Contest(APAWC-2k14)       Agrihunt being an international agricultural NGO, has a dream to reshape the agricultural information landscape. For agricultural students we provide a Platform of innovative ideas promotion by empowering scientific capacity and personality of students in agriculture and related sciences. Pakistan Agricultural Intellectual …

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Child safety

Article by Bernardine Cooney, HSE’s Agriculture and Food Secto                                                                                   Children and young people are still being exposed to unmanaged risks and hazards on farms. This article explains why and how to minimise unnecessary accidents. Over the past 10 years, 31 children and young people under the age of 16 have …

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HOW JEALOUSY AFFECTS YOUR MIND?

                           HOW JEALOUSY AFFECTS YOUR MIND?                                    A SOCIO-CULTURAL PROBLEM Jealousy is certainly a habit that is harmful to yourself and your relationship. There is no doubt that jealousy causes distance and mistrust between two people.  Jealousy is …

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Falling export of textile products

THE textile industry has been hit by falling export trend. Most of the exporters seem to be nervous which has raised alarm bells for the country’s economic managers. Pakistan is facing tough competition from China, India and Bangladesh. Exports of textile products were down by 7.10 per cent to $1.625 …

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Who cares for the small farmer

Poverty alleviation is a hot current subject attracting attention at all levels – national and international. There is no dearth of official pronouncements in this regard. Recently, President General Musharraf announced a package for farmers and this was reflected in the Federal Budget for 2004-5. A close examination of the …

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Changing priorities in farm sector

ACCORDING to the State Bank’s Annual Report, agriculture sector showed dismal performance in the last fiscal. The share of this sector in the total GDP growth has been further marginalised. This happened despite the provision of subsidies and better credit supplies. Some quarters have rightfully voiced their concerns regarding further …

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