With decades of experience in the field of green technologies, Denmark has offered Bangladesh various ways to help this climate-vulnerable country in its green transition.
âIn Denmark, we have been able to significantly reduce carbon emissions using our innovative technologies, and we are doing so while creating more jobs in the green sector,â said Danish Ambassador to Bangladesh Winnie Estrup Petersen .
âDenmark’s ambitious goals to reduce carbon footprint and achieve sustainable growth are relevant globally, especially for fast growing economies like Bangladesh,â the ambassador said at the ceremony. closing of a five-day exhibition entitled âGreen Togetherâ organized by the Danish Embassy in Dhaka. .
Minister of State for ICT, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, attended the closing ceremony.
“Bangladesh is keen to embrace green technologies and reduce carbon emissions. The suspension of 10 coal-fired power plants is an important government decision in this regard,” he said.
The program has highlighted commercially viable green solutions that can support sustainable and inclusive economic growth in Bangladesh.
As a pioneer of green economic growth and a leader in clean technology, Denmark is well positioned to serve as a knowledge partner for Bangladesh on its journey towards a greener and more sustainable society, an embassy statement said.
The themes of the exhibition included âSustainable green buildings and the future of urbanizationâ, âThe future of sustainable clothing productionâ, âThe sustainable future of foodâ and âTransition to sustainable infrastructureâ.