EMK Center’s virtual exhibition ‘Connect with Nature’ addresses climate crisis

The exhibition explores the adverse effects of climate change. “Climate Refugees in Bangladesh” is a photography series by Abir Abdullah. The works on display portray the plight of people who were displaced due to flooding and river erosion, which are the primary indicators of global warming. “People in the coastal areas suffer both temporary and […]

In New York, artist Maya Lin’s ‘Ghost Forest’ warns on rising sea water

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“This is a grove of Atlantic Cedars… victims of saltwater inundation from rising seas due to climate change,” said Lin, designer of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC. “They’re called, ‘Ghost Forests,’ so I wanted to bring a ghost forest to raise awareness about this phenomenon,” she added, noting that more than 50% of […]

China-Bangladesh Friendship Exhibition Center handed over to Bangladesh

Chinese construction firm ‘China State Construction Engineering Corporation Limited’ today handed over the newly built China-Bangladesh Friendship Exhibition Center to Bangladesh situated in the Purbachal area. This center has been built with technical support and financial grant from China. The exhibition center was formally handed over to the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) at a simple […]