The Ambassador of Denmark to Bangladesh H.E. Ms. Winnie Estrup Petersen and Head of Danish Trade Mission Mr. Ali Mushtaq Butt recently met with the Bangladesh Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Mr. Md. Shahab Uddin.
The Minister acknowledged and congratulated the Ambassador on Denmark’s latest energy policy and on the target to reduce carbon emission by 70% by 2030. They also exchanged updates on latest respective initiatives and interest on further collaboration to promote sustainable practices both internationally and locally. The Ambassador reaffirmed Denmark’s ties with Bangladesh and proposed close cooperation in matters such as Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) policy, local capacity development in the sector, carbon credit projects and international coordination on climate change.