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BUILD for adopting policy measures to promote environmental sustainability

Sun Online Desk     21st August, 2018 10:45:33 printer

BUILD for adopting policy measures to promote environmental sustainability

Business Initiative Leading Development (BUILD) urged the government to adopt policy measures for promoting environmental sustainability in the plastic sector which working for pollution reduction, recycling and reuse of plastic.

 

BUILD made the call on Sunday at the Sustainability and Green Growth Working Committee (SGGWC) meeting at the Environment, Forest and Climate Change Ministry in the city, said a press release on Monday.

 

The meeting was co-chaired by Environment, Forest and Climate Change Secretary Abdullah Al Mohsin Chowdhury and the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Director M Munir Hossain.

 

BUILD Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Ferdaus Ara Begum presented two policy papers on implementation status of Green Transformation Fund and Green Financing and Environmental Sustainability in the Plastic Sector.

 

Ferdaus Ara Begum said BUILD in association with Environment, Forest and Climate Change Ministry and BGMEA has launched this platform to exchange views among all intending sectors of the economy about the environment and related policies.

 

Research-backed reforms for bridging the implementation gaps and conduct dialogues with the concerned government organisation to support the private sectors in having safe investment and sustainable business by using announced policies of the government, she suggested.

 

Through this platform, BUILD will be creating awareness among private sector about climate change, environmental damage, disaster risk reduction for developing compliant and resource efficient entrepreneurship, Ferdaus Ara said.

 

 


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