The Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Rio Conventions with NEAM

Jan 28, 2018

A total of 60 senior and mid-level officials of the National Academy for Educational Management (NAEM) Dhaka participated in an engaging discussion on the Rio Conventions and status of implementation in Bangladesh in a knowledge sharing workshop organized by the Rio project on 28 January 2018 at the NAEM conference hall, Dhaka.

Mr. Raisul Alam Mondal, Secretary (In-Charge) of Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock and Director General of DoE underscored the self-consciousness about making pollutions and impacting environment. He remarked that people do not need to have academic knowledge to stop polluting environment; cleaning can be start from our home and the premises we work. The Director General of NAEM, Prof. Dr. Hamidul Haque, emphasized on raising environmental awareness of the children as they are future leaders of the world. He also made attention to the responsible consumption of electronic products and safer disposal of the e-waste by the owners.

The Additional Director General, DoE Mr. Quazi Sarwar Imitiaz Hashmi shared that NAEM has an impact on 06 crore people all over the country. He requested the teachers of NAEM to carry forward the green messages of Rio Conventions and disseminate it to the root level. Mr. Md. Ziaul Haque, Director, DoE and National Project Director, Rio project proudly remarked about the progressive graduation of Bangladesh from the LDC status. Briefing about the self-reliance of the government protecting environment as well as climate change affects, he shared that GoB has launched a fund known as ‘Climate Change Cell’ with own resources already distributed 3,100 crore taka to implement the interventions reducing the climate change impacts in Bangladesh.

The workshop was successfully facilitated by Mr. Ziaul Haque and Mr. AS Moniruzzaman Khan, Project Coordinator of Rio project and graced by the partaking from Mr. Raisul Alam Mondal, Secretary (In-charge) of Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock as the Chair of the workshop and Director General of DoE as the, Prof. Dr. Hamidul Haque as the Chief Guest. The Additional Director General, DoE, Mr. Quazi Sarwar Imitiaz Hashmi, graced as the Special Guest in the knowledge sharing workshop.


UNDP Around the world

You are at UNDP Bangladesh 
Go to UNDP Global