CDCS Knowledge Institute, with support from Katalyst, organized a policy dialogue on “Market Responsive IPM Policy: Experiences and the Way Forward” on 27 February 2016 at Brac Centre Inn, Dhaka. The participants of the event discussed the experiences of Katalyst in promoting IPM in Bangladesh in collaboration with the private sector as well as the way forward for promoting IPM in Bangladesh, with a special focus on policy and intervention needs. The event was participated by leading IPM experts, development policy advocates and agribusiness professionals.
Prof. Sheikh Morshed Jahan presented the keynote paper and moderated the discussion. The panel of discussants includes Dr. Md. Zainul Abedin and Dr. A.N.M. Rezaul Karim from B-SAFE, Chaitanya Das and Md. Rezaul Islam from DAE, Dr. Syed Nurul Alam from BARI, Md. Shoaib Choudhury from DCCI, Mujibur Rahman from BCPA and Rezaul Karim Siddiqui from CDCS Communications. Besides, representatives from Ispahani, GME Agro and Brac Seed & Agro Enterprise were present.