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Jun, 2021

WEBINAR ON “ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION AS ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION STRATEGY: BANGLADESH PERSPECTIVE”

Dhaka, 6 June 2021: The Environmental Club of BUP, EnCBUP has successfully organized a webinar based on “ECOSYSTEM RESTORATION AS ENVIRONMENTAL CONSERVATION STRATEGY: BANGLADESH PERSPECTIVE” on 06 June 2021 through Zoom meeting platform to observe the “World Environment Day”- 2021.

 

Honorable Deputy Minister, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Begum Habibun Nahar, MP, has graced the place of the Chief Guest, the Vice Chancellor of BUP, Major General Md Moshfequr Rahman, SGP, SUP, ndc, psc, joined the programme as special guest and the Pro-Vice chancellor of BUP, Professor M Dr. Abul Kashem Mozumder was the guest of honor of the webinar. The keynote speech was delivered by respected Dr. Ainun Nishat, Professor Emeritus, BRAC University along with other experts Mr. Ishtiaq Uddin Ahmed, Retired Chief Conservator of Forest, Bangladesh forest Department and Former Country Representative, IUCN Bangladesh; Mr. Muqeed Majumdar Babu, Chairman, Prokriti O Jibon Foundation; and Mr. Malik Fida A Khan, Executive Director (In Charge), CEGIS and Member, NRCC.

 

All the respected speakers focused the significance of UN decade of ecosystem restoration and encourage the students to make their contribution from own position towards repairing the ecological losses in Bangladesh and the globe as a whole. They emphasized on the bringing back plants and animals from the edge of extinction and repairing billons of hectares of land to ensure healthy food, clean water, and jobs for the mass population.

 

Among others, BUP high officials, Deans, faculty members and students also attended the webinar.