Links

Pakistan general


 

pakistan.gov.pk The official web gateway to the Government of Pakistan

 

statpak.gov.pk Pakistan Federal Bureau of Statistics

 

statpak.gov.pk Pakistan 2000 Agricultural Census

 

un.org.pk The United Nations in Pakistan

 

un.org.pk/nhdr Pakistan National Human Development Report 2003

 

loc.gov Pakistan country study by the Library of Congress (US)

 

devdata.worldbank.org World Bank Pakistan Data Profile

 

pdg.org.pk Pakistan Development Gateway

 

met.gov.pk Pakistan Meteorological Department

 

nssd.net/pakistan.html Pakistan National Conservation Strategy

 

parc.gov.pk Pakistan Agricultural Research Council

 

merln.ndu.edu US Military Policy Awareness Links: Pakistan Archive

 

gsp.gov.pk Geological Survey of Pakistan

 

nps.edu Detailed background information on the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and its various tribes, by the Program for Culture and Conflict Studies

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (former NWFP)


 

khyberpakhtunkhwa.gov The official web portal of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP)

 

khyberpakhtunkhwa.gov KP Bureau of Statistics

 

iucn.org Sarhad Provincial Conservation Strategy

 

valleyswat.net Wide range of background information and latest news from Swat valley

 

Forests in Pakistan


 

un.org/esa/forests United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF)

 

comminit.com Small Grants Programme for Operations to Promote Tropical Forests (SGP PTF) – Pakistan

 

fao.org/forestry FAO’s forest data on Pakistan

 

Pakistan research


eprints.hec.gov.pak
Pakistan Research Repository of the Higher Education Commission

 

cosspak.org Council of Social Sciences (COSS)

 

hec.gov.pk Pakistan Higher Education Commission

 

ifpri.org International Food Policy Resarch Institute (IFPRI) – Pakistan Country Resarch

 

sai.uni-heidelberg.de The Pakistan Working Group at the University of Heidelberg, Germany

 

psg.anthropology.ac.uk The Pakistan Studies Group at the University of Durham, UK

 

basas.org.uk British Association for South Asian Studies

 

spaces.brad.ac.uk The Pakistan Security Research Unit at the University of Bradford, UK

 

pakistanstudies-aips.org The American Institute of Pakistan Studies at the University of Wisconsin, Madison

 

ciitlahore.edu.pk COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, M.A. Jinnah Campus, Lahore (offering courses on research methods)

 

irp.edu.pk Institute of Research Promotion, Lahore (offering courses on research methods)

 

pakjas.com.pk Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences

 

Non-Governmental Organizations & Projects in Pakistan


 

net-ngo.org Guide to NGOs in Pakistan

 

iucn.pk IUCN Pakistan (World Conservation Union)

 

sungi.org SUNGI Development Foundation

 

wwfpak.org Mountain Areas Conservancy Project Pakistan

 

wwfpak.org WWF Pakistan

 

lead.org.pk LEAD Pakistan (Leadership for Environment and Development)

 

rspn.org Rural Support Programmes Network Pakistan

 

humanitarianinfo.org Humanitarian Information Centre for Pakistan [established for relief activities after the 2005 earthquake; now serving as an archive] 

 

South Asia Networks related to Pakistan


southasia.wisc.edu The Center for South Asia at the University of Wisconsin, Madison

 

sawtee.org South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment

 

saneinetwork.net South Asia Network of Economic Research Institutes

 

saciwaters.org South Asian Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies

 

ifpri.org International Food Policy Research Institute: South Asia Initiative

 

columbia.edu SARAI – South Asia Resource Access on the Internet, by the University of Columbia
dsal.uchicago.edu The Digital South Asia Library at the University of Chicago
asienundeuropa.uzh.ch Asia and Europe – University Research Priority Program at the University of Zurich, Switzerland
suedasien.info Südasien-Info (in German; Information on South Asia)

Livelihoods Research


 

livelihoods.org Livelihoods Connect – the ELDIS forum on sustainable livelihoods in research and practice

 

sdgateway.net An overview on sustainable livelihoods by the Sustainable Development Communications Network (SDCN)

 

odi.org A very good set of guidelines providing excellent overview on livelihood research methodology

 

fao.org
Very informative guidelines by the FAO on the analysis of local institutions and livelihoods

 

Maps


 

lib.utexas.edu Pakistan maps in the Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection

 

mapy.mk.cvut.cz Topographic Soviet ordnance maps from the 1980s for parts of Pakistan, India, and China (large files)

 

humanitarianinfo.org Administrative and overview maps created in the aftermath of the 2005 earthquake.

 

humanitarianinfo.org Thematic maps created in the aftermath of the 2005 earthquake.

 

unosat.web.cern.ch UNOSAT satellite maps for Pakistan.

 

NCCR North-South


north-south.unibe.ch NCCR Joint Area of Case Studies (JACS) South Asia

 

nccr-nepal.org NCCR Nepal Research Group

 

north-south.unibe.ch NCCR India Research Group

 

nccr-central-asia.org NCCR Research in Central Asia
socialresilience.ch NCCR Research Group “From social vulnerability to resilience”

 

north-south.unibe.ch NCCR Research Project “Development Disparities and Natural Resources in Trans-Contextual Settings”