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Special Poverty driven by climate change linked to suicide spike in Pakistani desert region

Poverty driven by climate change linked to suicide spike in Pakistani desert region

  • At least 143 people take own lives in Thar desert’s Tharparkar, Umerkot districts between 2016, 2020
  • Extreme weather patterns are frequent threat, major cause of poverty pushing people to suicide
By Zulfiqar Kunbhar ·