On-going Research Activities:


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Title of the Project

Principal Investigator

Total Budget

Financial Support

01 Identification and Preservation of Fish and Mollusks of the Sundarbans (2015-2016) Dr Sarder Safiqul Islam

Professor

Agrotechnology Discipline, Khulna University

BDT 130,000.00 University Grant Commission (UGC), Dhaka
02 Identification and Preservation of Crustaceans of the Sundarbans (2014-2015) Molla Mohammad Shafiqur Rahman, Associate Professor, Environmental Science Discipline, Khulna University BDT 50,000.00 Khulna University Research Cell (KURC), Khulna University, Khulna
03 Collection and Identification of Medicinal Plants from Areas Adjacent to the Sundarbans (2014-2015) Dr Samir Kumar Sadhu, Professor, Pharmacy Discipline, Khulna University BDT 150,000.00 Khulna University Research Cell (KURC), Khulna University, Khulna

Completed Research Project:

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01 Carrying Capacity Assessment for Eco-tourism and Development of Information Hub for Virtual Tourism in the Sundarbans, Bangladesh (2013-2014) Dr Salma Begum, Professor, Environmental Science Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna 9208 BDT 715,000.00 Strengthening Regional Cooperation for Wildlife Protection (SRCWP), World Bank-FD
02 Field Identification Handbook of selected Plant Species of the Sundarbans and the Adjacent Embankment Ecosystem (2013-2015) Dr Mahmood Hossain, Professor, Forestry and Wood Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna 9208 BDT 2,444,000.00 GIZ
03 Allometric Models for Above-ground Biomass and Nutrient Stock in Sundari (Heritiera fomes) of the Sundarbans, Bangladesh (2013-2014) Dr Mahmood Hossain, Professor, Forestry and Wood Technology Discipline, Khulna University, Khulna 9208 BDT 295,000.00 University Grant Commission (UGC), Dhaka

Conference/ Seminar/Workshop:

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Title

Venue

Date

Sponsor

01 International Seminar on The Sundarbans and the Relevant Issues Journalist Liakat Ali Auditorium, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Academic Building
Khulna University
April 17, 2017 BEDS
02 Knowledge Sharing Workshop on

Involvement with the Sundarbans

Dean Conference Meeting, Journalist Liakat Ali 2Auditorium, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Academic Building, Khulna University April 03, 2017 BEDS
03 Consultation meeting Dean Conference Room, Acharya Jagadish Chandra Bose Academic Building, Khulna University December 17, 2016 Khulna University
04 National Conference on Towards the Promotion of Ecotourism in the Sundarbans Ecosystem, Bangladesh CSS Ava Center, Khulna May 16-17, 2015 World Bank (WB)-Forest Department (FD)
05 Workshop on SWOT Analysis and Virtual Tourism Development for the Sundarbans CSS Ava Center, Khulna April 07, 2014 World Bank (WB)-Forest Department (FD)
06 Seminar on Oil Spills in the Sundarbans: Our Concern Auditorium, Khulna University, Khulna December 30, 2014 Khulna University
07 Seminar on সিডরউত্তর সুন্দরবনঃ আর্থসামাজিক প্রেক্ষিত Auditorium, Khulna University, Khulna February 27, 2008 Khulna University
08 National Conference on Potential Impact of Oil and Gas Exploration in Block 5 of the Sundarbans Ecosystem Khulna University, Khulna 9208 December 30, 2003 Khulna University