World most prestigious youth award for a water-related science project held in Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) recently.
House of Volunteers Foundation Bangladesh organised the international event titled Stockholm Junior Water Prize in association with development agency WaterAid. The completion is organised to encourage the youngsters in saving generations from scarcity of affordable clean water.Public Health Engineering Department Chief Engineer Saifur Rahman was the chief guest while BUET Civil Engineering Associate Professor Tanvir Ahmed was special guest at the prize giving ceremony.
Two innovators Didarul Islam and Md Shahriar Hasan will represent Bangladesh in international round in Sweden on August.
Associate Prof Ferdous Sarwar, WaterAid Country Director Khairul Islam, Bangladesh-Sweden Textile Water Initiative (STWI) Country Coordinator Shubhra Bhattacharjee, Sweden Embassy Programme Adviser Mahbubur Rahman were present.