President BIPSS, Major General A N M Muniruzzaman ndc, psc (Retd) attended and spoke at the conference of Consortium of South Asian Think Tanks (COSATT) in Kathmandu, Nepal. COSATT has membership of leading think tanks of South Asia. President BIPSS is a founding member of the consortium which was founded in 2008 and focuses on regional policy issues. This year COSATT is focusing on the issues Refugees and IDPs in South Asia. The conference was also attended by Associate Research Fellow of BIPSS, Shafqat Munir.
General Muniruzzaman was also invited by the Nepal Police Command and Staff College to deliver a talk to the class of 2016 who are attending a two years masters programme. His talk at the college focused on Disaster Risk Reduction and was followed by a lively discussion.