Professor Muzaffar Ahmed is the
President of Bangladesh Poribesh Andolon (BAPA)
which is a common forum of citizens and organizations concerned with the
environment of Bangladesh.
It jointly organized the recently ended Third
International Conference on Environment .BAPA, acting as a pressure group
against any kind of environment degradation, is trying to create a broad-based
citizen’s movement for protection and betterment of environment in Bangladesh.
In an exclusive interview with VOA
Bangla Service, he talked about the proposals in Dhaka Declaration. The delegations from SAARC nations,
Bangladeshi Diaspora experts and other International organizations participated
in the conference.
Ahmed said that both Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the leader of the
opposition Khaleda Zia both agreed to the bottom line of protecting the