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BD, Iceland to cooperate on climate change

  • Published at 01:50 am September 11th, 2016
BD, Iceland to cooperate on climate change
The two countries also agreed to strengthen collaboration in the areas of mutual interest, particularly fisheries management. They reached the agreement at a meeting between the foreign ministers of the two nations – AH Mahmood Ali and Lilja Alfredsdóttir – at the Icelandic Foreign Ministry in Reykjavik on Wednesday, according to a joint press statement received from the Foreign Ministry here yesterday. Mahmood Ali Minister Ali also met Icelandic Prime Minister Sigurður Ingi Jóhannsson at his office and discussed bilateral cooperation possibilities on fisheries management, geothermal energy and climate change. Minister Ali thanked his Icelandic counterpart for extending cooperation for the development of the fisheries sector in Bangladesh.