Urban Flooding of Greater Dhaka in a Changing Climate: Building Local Resilience to Disaster Risk

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Center for Sustainable Development (CSD) has organized a seminar on “Urban Flooding of Greater Dhaka in a Changing Climate”. The Guest Speaker of the event was Dr. Susmita Das Gupta, Lead Environmental Economist, Environment and Energy Team, Development Research Group, The World Bank. She mentioned one crucial point that climate change was not the only […]

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Climate Change and Finance Sustainable Development Perspective

ULAB SDC and ULAB Yes club has organized a seminar on Climate change and Finance Sustainable Development Perspective. The seminar was conducted from 10:00am-11:30am. The main speaker of the event was Muhammad Zakir Hossain Khan,Senior program manager TIB. He shared real life examples and gave tips about how to mitigate the problems that were arising […]

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Summer field trip 2017

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GED-227 “Biodiversity and Nature Conservation” and GED-217 “Climate Change” courses students along with the staff from NSSB, Jahangirnagar University and the Director of CSD-ULAB, Dr Samiya A. Selim learning about urban biodiversity as part of their summer field trip 2017

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The MoU signing aims to have joint research collaboration in the field of Sustainable Development

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University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh and The Nature Study Society of Bangladesh signed a MoU on June 13 at ULAB campus in Dhanmondi. The MoU signing aims to have joint research collaboration in the field of Sustainable Development. It will also include academic and conversational knowledge exchange between the institutions. CSD is one of the […]

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ULAB Signs MoU with ZMT, Germany

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University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) and the Leibniz Center for Tropical Marine Ecology (ZMT), Bremen, Germany signed MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) to develop cooperative relations on basis of established contacts and mutual understandings, especially to develop joint academic activities and to promote scientific exchange through mutual assistance in the areas of marine science education […]

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The New Generation Seminar (NGS) 2017 on “People-Centered Governance for Inclusive and Sustainable Communities”

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Dr. Samiya Selim participated in the New Generation Seminar (NGS) 2017 on “People-Centered Governance for Inclusive and Sustainable Communities” at the East-West Center Honolulu, Hawaii. In this NGS program, the participants had group dialogue around international perspectives, shared learning experience and learnt about people-centered governance. The main aim of this NGS program was to make […]

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“Is Groundwater Table depleting in Barind Tracts over times”, Article Presented by CSD faculty in Iran

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Md. Shafiqul Islam, Assistant Professor, ULAB-CSD, attended the International workshop on Drought Management and Desertification Control in May,2017 and presented an article on “Is Groundwater Table depleting in Barind Tracts over times”, held at the Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Khorasan Razvi Province, Iran.

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ULAB takes part in EAUC Driving Sustainability Leadership Program in UK

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University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) took part in the EAUC Driving Sustainability Leadership Program at Westminster College, Cambridge, UK. The Environmental Association of Universities and Colleges (EAUC) and Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) jointly organized the program where prominent scholars from University of Harvard, Oxford, Cambridge and Wales conducted the training. As part of its Greening […]

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World Environment Day

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World Environment Day was observed at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) on 5 June, 2017. Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD) of ULAB organized a program marking the day and Prof Dr. HM Jahirul Haque, Vice-Chancellor of ULAB, Prof Imran Rahman, Special Advisor to the Board, and Dr. Samiya Selim, Director of CSD, inaugurated the […]

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CSD has launched New Book “Organizational Capacity of Disabled People’s Organization, Success and Challenges”

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CSD has launched New Book “Organizational Capacity of Disabled People’s Organization, Success and Challenges”. under their Research Project with ADD International Bangladesh The study deals with the capacity assessment of Disabled Peoples’ Organizations (DPOs) as endorsed by the clusters and network organizations in Bangladesh.

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