Panel Discussion on Climate Change and Bangladesh's Diplomacy was held at BIISS Auditorium on 19 May 2009 at 1100 hours. Dr. Ainun Nishat, Country Representative, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) initiated the discussion. The Panelists took part in the discussion included Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, Chairman, Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP), Dr. M. Asaduzzaman, Research Director, Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), Dr. A. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS). The presentation was followed by a lively question and answer session. Beside the BIISS Faculty Members, it was also attended by invited guests, including experts and practitioners on the related field. Major General Sheikh Md Monirul Islam, ndc, psc, Director General BIISS delivered the Address of Welcome and chaired the session.