‘P4G Summit opens new horizon for Bangladesh’

Staff Correspondent

22 October, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali said Bangladesh, being one of the most vulnerable counties to the adverse impact of climate change, finds strong attachment with the core values of the newly formed global alliance of P4G (Partnering for Green Growth and the Global Goals 2030).

The Foreign Minister said this during the High-Level Dialogue of the 1st P4G Summit held in Copenhagen on 19 to 20 October 2018 and mentioned that Copenhagen P4G Summit opened a new horizon for green growth in Bangladesh.

The Summit- inaugurated by the Danish Prime Minister Lars Lokke Rusmussen and attended by,  among others, Heads of State, Governments from Republic of Korea, Vietnam, Ethiopia, the Netherlands and Ministers from China, Japan and other countries, CEOs, academicians, international organisations, entrepreneurs.

The Summit has already been marked as ground breaking summit to contributing momentum in attaining the Sustainable Development Goals as enshrined in 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and to address the commitment made in Paris Climate Agreement.

Foreign Minister Mahmood Ali led a 13-member Bangladesh delegation, both from public and private sector to the Summit, said the foreign ministry in the capital on Sunday.