Webinar Recording: Capacity Building to address Climate Change in Bangladesh

You are cordially welcome to watch the recording of the webinar on Capacity Building to address Climate Change in Bangladesh, held on 6 August 2020 here:



The event took place on the Date: Thursday, 6 August 2020 

Time: 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Bangladesh Time, UTC+6  

Organized by: International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) 

ICCCAD has hosted this event to have a frank dialogue with key national stakeholders, such as the Government ministries & agencies, NGOs and private sector & explore our broad needs and gaps to more effectively address climate change in Bangladesh. 

The dialogue was designed to address the long-term Capacity Building needs for different stakeholders in Bangladesh. 


  • Prof. Saleemul Huq, Director, ICCCAD 

Keynote Presenter: 

  • Prof. Mizan R Khan, Deputy Director, ICCCAD 


  • Dr. Shamsul Alam, Member (Senior Secretary), General Economics Division (GED), Bangladesh Planning Commission 
  • Ms. Sultana Afroz, Chief Executive Officer (Secretary), Public Private Partnership Authority (PPPA), Prime Minister’s Office 
  • Rear Admiral Kazi Sarwar Hossain, Advisor, Bangladesh Institute of Maritime Research and Development (BIMRAD) 
  • Ms. Farah Kabir, Country Director, Action Aid Bangladesh 
  • Md. Enamul Karim Pavel, Head of Renewable Energy, IDCOL  

Guest Speaker: 

  • Ms. Catharien Terwisscha van Scheltinga, Director Project Officer, Wageningen University 

Download the webinar brief


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Links shared on Webinar chat box:

Prof Saleemul Huq’s Daily Star Op-ed

Few Documents and toolkits Links shared  by ActionAid


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