The Department of Mass Communication invited Syed Muhammad Abubakar, an award-winning environmental journalist to talk about the mechanics of reporting climate change and global warming with the students of News Reporting. In his lecture he talked about the factors affecting environment and its impact on earth’s life. He apprised the students that Pakistan stands 7th on losing lives due to climate change. He further alarmed that if drastic measures are not taken now then Punjab will face extreme water crisis in near future. He shared his published environment stories and encouraged students to write frequently on environment to raise awareness. He emphasized on the need to conserve environment by effective law making on national level and draft environment friendly policies. The session concluded with a question answer session. In the end, Assistant Professor Nida Tahseen thanked the guest speaker for sharing his experiences with the students.

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