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My inspiration began when I started my journey from the hot summer season of
The word Climate Change was although not a new word for me but with different experience sharing by friends and experts and the discussions on findings of modern science regarding concentration of Greenhouse Gases like CO2, Methane, Nitrous Oxide etc by human activities, particularly after the industrialization, I was inspired to take a firm decision in my heart by that time to advocate for “Act Now” slogan of AL Gore with his positive view of “Glass Half Filled”.
As I was going through the magic of continuously showing commitment by the summit’ organizers and participants, my inspiration to work on climate change issue went high as by having different slide shows and presentation, I was recalling the vulnerabilities of my own country “Pakistan” as well as Mansehra district where I live and work. I was continuously thinking about the realities of climate change effects on my own communities and my beautiful country such as melting glaciers in the north, increasing dry seasons in lower parts of the country, flashfloods in hilly areas, changing monsoon weather, decreasing water level every where, changing pattern of rains and heavy floods in plain and lower areas. How can I forget the unexpected 1992 flood and the 2005 massive earthquake that ended thousands of precious lives and valuable assets and means of livings, of course not? The journey of my inspiration continued by all the new discussions and new scientific information to reach my communities who are not aware of all these causes of climate change but ignorantly denying the causes created by human beings by their own.
Talking about the environmental pollutions and contributions of different countries in this pollution through emission of Greenhouse Gases and ultimately giving a devastating effects of climate change, particularly on poor countries, I was of the view that a road to
With an inspiring message of Al Gore, I like other countries’ participants made a commitment to become a part of global awareness raising on climate crises and advocating for the ACT NOW measures to prevent our planet from the increasing effects of devastation. I reaffirm my commitment to reach my communities, media, friends and colleagues and government representatives to share the alarming situation. And with my high level of inspiration from