Is Karachi then a city being planned or designed for the common man?
The model provides a glimpse into a much larger footprint that exists
Large mega cities of the world are already developing multi-dimensional networking and partnerships for mutual benefit
A lot of plans and projects were elaborated but none actually reached a level of maturity
There is a general improvement in the environment and aesthetics
Another innovative initiative was the setting up of a department of neighbourhood empowerment
A critical requirement is that the local government be well-placed to play the role of being the city's guardian
Karachi has problems unique to itself when it comes to the struggle for better urban governance
Development projects, coupled with better law enforcement, can make city safe.
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Pakistan has decided it will not evacuate its citizens from China to counter the threat of the fast-spreading corona virus. Do you agree with the decision?
Polls are non-scientific, reflect only the online audience and can be manipulated.
Now is the time for all entities involved to sit together and reach a peaceful consensus
For all we know, the post Covid-19 world could further strengthen the liberal order
Adequate and timely treatment must be ensured to anyone infected
A lot is left for time to decide
We need a complete overhaul of the system
Relevant authorities unaware their lax behaviour led to nothing but destruction in Karachi
Only then can we pave the way for a better and brighter future of our children
This culture of banning serves no purpose
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The writer is a lawyer based in Karachi. She is a strong advocate of women empowerment and gender equality and is interested in gender justice and women’s rights. She tweets at @sara_raza7.
The writer is a a Research Associate currently working at the Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad (SSII). She graduated with a degree in International Relations and Economics with a focus in International Ethics from Mount Holyoke College. She tweets at @FareehaShamim_.
The author is an advocate for Sindh High Court and has been practicing since 2013
The author holds a Masters degree from NUST, Islamabad and writes about current affairs and politics.
Laila Akber Cassum: The writer is a senior instructor at Aga Khan University School of Nursing and Midwifery, Karachi. She has a special interest in geriatric care, critical care and teaching and learning pedagogies. Her current work is on online migration of nursing education.
Dr Saniya Sabzwari: The writer is a Fellow of the American Board of Family Medicine and an Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at the Aga Khan University Hospital Karachi, Pakistan. She has a special interest in community mental health, health education and geriatrics.
The writer has a background in strategic studies from the National Defence University, Islamabad. He has a keen interest in topics relating to political science, international affairs and security studies.
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