Executive Director attends Climate Conference in the Netherlands

Prof. Dr. M. Monowar Hossain, Executive Director, IWM attended the 4th  International Climate Change Adaptation Conference on Adaptation Futures (AF-2016) held at Rotterdam during 10-13 May 2016 at Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The Conference aimed at deliberating on practices and solutions on Climate Change Adaptation and related issues. About 1600 participants from more than 100 countries participated in the Conference. In total there were 160 Sessions, where Plenaries, Technical Sessions and Panels discussions took place on various thematic areas and topics related to Climate Change issues.

MOU signed between IWM, Bangladesh and Stichting Deltares, the Netherlands

Executive Director of IWM (far right); Prof. Dr. Jamilur R Chowdhury, Vice-Chancellor UAP(2nd from left); Dr. Zafar Ahmed Khan, Senior Secretary, MOWR & Chairperson IWM-BOT (2nd from right) and Prof. Dr. Shamsul Alam Member (GED) , Planning Commission (far left) in front of the WTC, Rotterdam.

The Executive Director participated in the Session organized by Delta Alliance International and presented the case of Delta Alliance Bangladesh Wing (DABW) as its Coordinator on 10 May 2016. He also presented reflections from Delta Alliance Bangladesh Wings in a Special Session on Design and Assessment of Delta Strategies focused on Delta Approaches: Adaptive Delta Management on 12 May 2016.