Dr Saleemul Huq among world’s 100 most influential in climate policy 2019
11:55 AM, March 21, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 05:04 PM, March 26, 2019

Dr Saleemul Huq among world’s 100 most influential people in climate policy 2019

Dr Saleemul Huq, director of International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD), has been named among the “World’s 100 Most Influential People in Climate Policy for 2019”, with the likes of David Attenborough and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

The announcement came last night on the official site of Apolitical, a global network for government helping public servants find the ideas, people and partners they need to solve the hardest challenges.

For all latest news, follow The Daily Star's Google News channel.

Read more of Dr Saleemul Huq's articles published on The Daily Star: How refugees, migrants and climate change are relatedHow children are educating adults on climate change

Huq, a Bangladeshi scientist, is also a senior fellow at the International Institute for Environment and Development.

The full list was published by Apolitical.

He has been a lead author for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. He has published numerous reports and articles in the space, and was awarded the Burtoni Award, which recognises outstanding contributions to the science of adaptation to climate change, for his work.

Dr Saleemul Huq has published many articles on The Daily Star on topics tackling the challenges of Climate Change.


Stay updated on the go with The Daily Star Android & iOS News App. Click here to download it for your device.

Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 22222

Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2222

Type START <space> BR and send SMS it to 2225

Leave your comments

Top News

Top News