Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique has sought World Bank's (WB) cooperation to modernise its newly launched Meteorology Department.
The VC sought the support when World Bank Senior Environment Specialist Poonam Pillai paid a courtesy call on him at his office on the campus on Monday, said a DU press release.
Poonam Pillai expressed her willingness to provide support and cooperation in this regard.
Dr. Towhida Rashid was present at the meeting.
DU Meteorology Department Chairman Prof.
During the meeting, they discussed matters of mutual interest specially, climate change and disaster management issues in Bangladesh.
Professor Arefin Siddique thanked the World Bank representative for her visit to Dhaka University.