Three-day ‘Environmental Protection for Sustainable Development’ conference begins tomorrow
Dhaka, September 1, 2022 (BSS): The three-day international conference on ‘Environmental Protection for Sustainable Development’ is starting tomorrow under the theme ‘Green Bangladesh : Prosperous Bangladesh’.
This international conference organized by Awami League’s Forest and Environment sub-committee will end on September 4.
In a press release today, it is said that environmentalist Professor Dr. will be present as the theme speaker at the conference. Atiq Rahman. Australia’s environmental scientist Professor Dr. will be present as a plenary speaker. Benjamin Howden and Japanese environmentalist Professor Hirooku Matsuda. Environmental scientists from 20 countries will also be present.
The inaugural session of the conference will be held tomorrow, Friday, September 2, at 9 am in the Nawab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Building of Dhaka University. Also on 3rd and 4th September at Sirdap Auditorium, Dhaka University Curzon Hall, different departments and Center for Advanced Research and Science (CARS) simultaneously on various scientific topics related to environment, scientific session, poster presentation and on 4th September at 5 pm at Sirdap Auditorium. The closing session will be held.
General Secretary of Awami League and Minister of Road Transport and Bridges Obaidul Quader will be the chief guest in the inaugural session. Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change will be the special guest. Shahab Uddin MP, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs. Shahriar Alam MP, Deputy Minister of Education Ministry, Barrister Mahibul Hasan Chowdhury MP, former Vice-Chancellor of Dhaka University and environmental scientist Professor Dr. Nasreen Ahmad.
Besides, the guest of honor will be Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Akhtaruzzaman. Chairman of Bangladesh Science and Industrial Research Council Professor Dr. Md. Aftab Ali Sheikh.
Awami League’s forest and environment sub-committee chairman Professor Khandkar Bazlur Rahman will preside over the event. Awami League’s Forest and Environment Affairs Secretary Delwar Hossain will conduct the event.
The closing session will be held at Sirdap auditorium on September 4 at 5 pm. Awami League Joint General Secretary and Minister of Information and Broadcasting will be the chief guest in the event. Hasan Mahmood MP. State Minister for Shipping Khalid Mahmud Chowdhury MP, Emeritus Professor of Brac University and Water Resources and Climate Change Expert Ainun Nishat will be special guests.