On January 10, 2018, BIPSS organised a roundtable on “Bangladesh: A Climate Leader” at BIPSS conference room. The keynote presentation was delivered by Dr Alice Baillat, Research Fellow at The French Institute for International and Strategic Affairs (IRIS).
The speaker elaborately discussed how Bangladesh undertakes dexterous negotiations in different international fora on Climate Change issues. She also highlighted Bangladesh’s resilience as a nation in terms of dealing with the impacts of Climate Change. The roundtable was moderated by Major General A N M Muniruzzaman (Retd), President, BIPSS and Chairman Global Military Advisory Council on Climate Change (GMACCC). The presentation was followed by a lively q&a session. Climate Security is a key research thrust area for BIPSS.