A two-day international conference on water will be held in the capital, Dhaka, on July 29 and 30, the water resources ministry said today.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate the conference at Sonargaon Hotel, Ministry of Local Government Rural Development (LGRD) Minister Khandker Mosharraf Hossain said at a press briefing at the Secretariat.
Around 82 representatives from 23 countries will participate in the conference, the minister said.
The conference themed “Water Sustained Development” will discuss water supply, sanitation, sharing experience, identifying problems and finding their solutions to attain the target of Sustainable Development Goals 6 (SDG-6).
Safe water, sanitation, water quality, usage and integrated water management will be the key sessions of the conference, said the minster.