Gobeshona Monthly Seminar on: Impacts of Solar Home System on Coastal Livelihoods

28th March 2017 - 3:30am to 5:00am (UIU Auditorium (Level 5), House 80, Road 8/A, Satmasjid Road, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.)

Presentation Title: Impacts of Solar Home System on Coastal Livelihoods Presenter: Dr. Hamidul Huq, Professor, UIU. Chair: Dr. Saleemul Huq, Director of International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) Map of the seminar venue:

Gobeshona Monthly Seminar on: Detailed area plan preparation process and climate change as a future issue

20th February 2017 - 3:30am to 5:00am (Ascott the Residence, Banquet Hall (roof top),  Baridhara, House 13, Rd 8, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh)

Presentation Title: Detailed area plan preparation process and climate change as a future issue Presenter: Dr. Professor Akter Hossain Chowdhury, Consultant, DAP Review Project Chair:  Mr. Ziaul Hasan, NDC, Additional Secretary Member (Planning), RAJUK Special Guest: Dr. Saleemul Huq, Director of ICCCAD Map of the Seminar Venue:


10th February 2017 (Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD) at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB))

Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD) at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)is organizing it’s second Annual Conference focusing on eight sustainable Development Goals.The aim of the conference is to share empirical research findings, identify practical evidence-based solutions and build public and private collaboration that can help achieve the sustainable development goals. Conference Themes: 1. End,.. Read More


12th January 2017 - 9:30am to 5:30pm (The event will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. More details of the venue are available on request)

The DAY 5 of GOBESHONA 3 CONFERENCE 2017 is named “INSPIRING RESILIENCE” The event will explore how communications can be used to help communities adapt to and prepare for natural hazards. Drawing on insights from Bangladesh, Tanzania, Indonesia and elsewhere, this event will explore new evidence for how media and communication can help drive communities.. Read More

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8th January 2017 - 8:30am to 5:30pm (Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB); Plot 16 Block B, Aftabuddin Ahmed Road Bashundhara R/A, Dhaka, Bangladesh Phone:+88-02-8431645-53, 8432065-76)

GOBESHONA3: THE CONFERENCE FOR A CLIMATE-RESILIENT BANGLADESH was held on 8-11 January 2017 at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB). The first 3 days – RESEARCH INTO USE was the main conference, where GOBESHONA3 brought 69 scientific presentations in 24 sessions (plenary and parallel). Total 348 registered participants engaged from mostly Academic Sector (40%), NGOs (31%) and.. Read More

Gobeshona monthly seminar on “Geoinformatics in Hilsha Conservation Planning”

12th December 2016 - 4:00am to 5:00am (Bengal Inn, House # 7, Road # 16A, Gulshan-1, Dhaka-1212, Bangladesh.)

Presentation Title: Geoinformatics in Hilsha Conservation Planning Speaker: Dr. Md. Abu Syed, Research Fellow, BCAS Chair: Dr. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director of Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS). Guest of Honour: Dr. Saleemul Huq, Director of the International Centre for the Climate Change and Development( ICCCAD). Gobeshona Seminar of Dec 2016 on Geoinformatics 

Gobeshona Monthly Seminar on Global HFC phase-down: A major concrete step in delivering the Paris Agreement

28th November 2016 - 3:00am to 4:00am (Zizi banquet  Hall, Platinum Grand. #52, Road no.11, Block-F, Banani, Dhaka 1213, Bangladesh.)

Presentation Title: Global HFC phase-down: A major concrete step in delivering the Paris Agreement Presenter: Eshrat Sharmen Akand, Senior Programme Officer, Christian Aid Chair: Mr. Shakeb Nabi, Country Director, Christian Aid Seminar presentation Gobeshona Seminar of Nov 2016 on HFC Phase Down   Photos of The Gobeshona monthly seminar of November 2016 The seminar was hosted by.. Read More

Aquageoponics: A Climate Adaptive Solution for Co-Production of Fish and Vegetable

31st October 2016 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm (Practical Action Bangladesh, H-28/A, R-5, Dhanmondi, Dhaka, Tel: 02-9672683)

Gobeshona Monthly Seminar of October 2016 Presentation title: Integrated Floating Cage Aquageoponics System (IFCAS) : a climate adaptive innovative solution for co-production of fish and vegetable in saline prone areas of Bangladesh Presenter: Dr. Faruk Ul Islam, Head of Policy, Practice & Programme Development, Practical Action Bangladesh Chair: Hasin Jahan, Country Director, Practical Action Bangladesh… Read More


National Consultation on Climate Change, Environmental Degradation and Migration Nexus in South Asia

26th October 2016 - 9:30am to 1:15pm (CIRDAP International Conference Centre)

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is implementing this project in Bangladesh, Nepal and Maldives. The project provides an assessment of climate change, environmental degradation and migration dynamics of the three countries based on which a Model Plan of Action has been drafted. These will form the basis for a regional framework to address the.. Read More

Capacity Building Workshop on HFC Phasedown: An initiative to Reducing Global Warming

18th October 2016 - 10:00am to 5:30pm (Tawfiq Aziz Khan Seminar Hall, The Daily Star, Farmgate, Dhaka)

Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS) conducted a study on HFC (Hydro fluorocarbon) consumption in Bangladesh and alternatives to HFC which are short-lived climate pollutant (SLCPs). The other being black carbons and tropospheric ozone, combined these constitute 40-45% of Gobal Warming Potential (GWP) about 10800 times higher than that of carbon dioxide are of particular.. Read More