WADe Asia Lifetime Achievement Award 2018
posted 8d ago
On 8th September 2018, a visit was made by Director General Archaeology, Mr. Manzoor Kanasro, Director Abdul Fatah Shaikh and other officers to HF’s Zero Carbon Cultural Centre (ZC3) and the Unknown Tomb located at the eastern edge of the Makli ridge, where they were received by the HF Team consisting of Ar. Yasmeen Lari, CEO, PM Naheem Shah and Heritage Architect Ashfaq Ahmad. This tomb has been taken up for conservation as a joint shared project with CER-NET, Prince Claus Fund and Heritage Foundation of Pakistan. Recently, Ms. Safeeyah Moosa, Spiritual Chords, South Africa has kindly agreed to join this effort. The Archeology Department team was joined by Mr. Ayaz Kazi Mahessar, who until recently was representing UNESCO in Sindh.
posted 24d ago
The green civil society organizations base in Karachi were invited to join the Makli Commune members in order to promote the current movement of Greening Karachi / Sabz Pakistan, on Sunday, 23rd September 2018, at E-6, Fourth Gizri Street, DHA 4, Karachi.
Beginning with the preparation of the lot size 18’x27’ (45 sq m), a few days ago, a forest of over 100 saplings was planted in the back yard of the Lari House. These were planted in special organic soil, developed at Zero Carbon Centre (ZC3), Makli. The entire effort was coordinated by HF PM Mr. Naheem Shah, while Ar. Mehdi provided support in developing the layout of trees.
posted 24d ago
Youtube link of documentary : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=702kXeW-1-U
posted 92d ago
As a member of Social Design Circle, Heritage Foundation’s work on zero carbon structures is included, along with a podcast interview of Yasmeen Lari in Curry Stone Foundation’s newly launched website.
posted 98d ago