Thursday, 18 August, 2022

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Dr Saleemul gets honorary degree from UK university

Prof Dr Saleemul Huq, director of International Center for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) has been awarded an honorary degree by the Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK for his contribution in the fight against climate change.

Dr Saleemul was awarded the degree of Doctor of Science in recognition of his global leadership in fighting the impact of climate change on our society, and for his work to help developing countries.

He received the degree during the university’s summer graduation ceremonies, says a news release on the website of Northumbria University.