Flooding in Pakistan: Overview and Issues for Congress Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Flooding in Pakistan: Overview and Issues for Congress

Creator

  • Author: Kronstadt, K. Alan
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in South Asian Affairs
  • Author: Sheikh, Pervaze A.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in National Resources Policy
  • Author: Vaughn, Bruce
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Asian Affairs

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2010-09-21

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses the recent widespread flooding in Pakistan, which has affected about 20 million Pakistanis. U.S. interest in the flooding stems from the significant humanitarian and economic implications for Pakistan, and the security implications for U.S. interests in the region.
  • Physical Description: 26 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Emergency management
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Disasters
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Floods
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Disaster relief - Pakistan
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign aid
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International relief
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: American economic assistance - Pakistan

Coverage

  • Place Name: Pakistan

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R41424
  • Accession or Local Control No: R41424_2010Sep21
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc31377