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Smart plantation to address climate change

By Our Correspondent
March 03, 2020

LAHORE: A three-day international conference “Smart Plantation: An ultimate solution to climate change" started at Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) here on Monday.

Speaking at the inaugural session Syed Yasir Gillani, Chairman Parks & Horticulture Authority, said climate change was one of the crucial and critical global challenges of our time and added the changes were affecting agriculture, further endangering food security, a rise in sea levels and the accelerated erosion of coastal zones. Dr Farah Khan, Chairperson of Botany Department, talked about the importance of plants.