DU to hold Int conference on Ecological Risk Management


DHAKA, Sept 26, 2018 (BSS) – A two-day long international conference on
climate change and environmental issue titled “China, South and Southeast
Asian Conference on Environment and Ecological Risk Management” will begin at
Dhaka University (DU) on Friday.

Faculty of Earth and Environment of Dhaka University and Hunan University
of China jointly organised this programme to extend the collaboration between
two universities.

The programme schedule was announced at a press conference held at the
Faculty on DU campus today.

President of Dhaka University Teacher’s Association and also the Dean of
the Faculty ASM Maksud Kamal read out the written statement at the press

DU VC Prof Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman will inaugurate the program on Friday.

A total of 50 researchers and experts including 17 foreign researchers
from different countries including China, Nepal and Myanmar of various
universities will participate in the conference.

33 research papers on three particular theme which include climate
change issue and environmental issue, environmental chemistry and
agriculture, natural hazard and disaster management will be presented on the

“We arranged such program to create new opportunities like exchange
programme of both the universities”, said Maksud at the press conference.

Dean of Agriculture Faculty, Dean of Earth and Environment Science
Faculty, Dean of River Institute, Dean of National center of Unan University,
and teachers and students of DU, were present in the press conference.