Country’s maiden int’l environment conference

Publish | 13 Nov 2019, 23:19

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The first international conference on environment in Bangladesh will be held on November 27 and 28, this year.

The Awami League Sub-Committee on Forest and Environment is the organiser of the conference. The title of the conference will be “Environmental solutions for sustainable development: towards developed Bangladesh”, a release said.

The theme of this international conference on environment is “Green environment for sustainable future”.

Environmentalist Professor Emeritus Ainun Nishat will be present at the conference as theme speaker. It will also be attended by environmental scientists from around 20 countries, including the United States, Japan , Malaysia, Austria, China and Sweden.

It is actually a scientific conference. The causes and solutions of environmental pollution will be discussed here. The main objective of this conference is to know more about the challenges and prospects of environmental development, this was stated by the Prof. Dr. Md. Aftab Ali Sheikh , President of the Organizing Committee .

The organizing committee said “The inaugural ceremony will be held at the Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban on November 27 and the environmental discussion will be held at the CIRDAP auditorium on November 28. Abstracts have already been called to attend the conference”.