A three-member delegation from College of Agricultural Sciences of International University of Business, Agriculture and Technology (IUBAT) in Dhaka attended an International Workshop at Yunnan University China from June 24 to June 30, 2019.
The workshop was held on ‘Perennial Rice Research’ organised by Yunnan University Kunming, China. Under a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Yunnan University, IUBAT is conducting joint research on Perennial Rice in Bangladesh.Twenty delegates from Australia, Bangladesh, China, Cambodia, Thailand, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam attended the workshop.
Bangladeshi team comprised of Prof. Dr Mujibur Rahman Khan, Dr Farjana Sultana, and Dr. Shaila Sharmin.
Dr. MR Khan presented a report on Perennial Rice Research in Bangladesh. Dr. Lane Wade, ex Director General (DG) of International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) and others participants appreciated the report where Dr Farjana Sultana was appointed as the rapporteur of the workshop.