What in Your Opinion should be the Way Forward for Urban Development?

by Zehra Shallwani

The population of Karachi has expanded exponentially over the years. Bearing in mind that rural development has been kept at negligence by governments, coupled with natural and man-made disasters, people have moved from rural to the urban set up for employment purposes. Punjab experiences the same influx, but  this once fertile land has been facing water shortage after signing Indus Water Treaty with India. These are just two  examples. Other larger cities of Pakistan  have experienced urban migration, leading to burdening of limited resources in these city centres. Continue reading