#SDGtalks featured Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary: Health security for all and COVID-19: role of parliamentarians

On Wednesday, 29th April (2:30pm India time/ 3pm Bangladesh), the Sustainable Development e-Talks (#SDGtalks) series, co-hosted by CNS and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore, featured Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary, who shared his insights on "Health security for all and COVID-19: role of parliamentarians."

Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary is a Member of Parliament (MP) from Bangladesh; Barrister at law, and Chairman of Dhaka International University. He is also part of Asia Pacific Parliamentarians' Caucus for tobacco control and NCDs prevention (APCAT Parliamentarians) and Asia Pacific Cities Alliance for Tobacco Control and NCDs prevention (APCAT).
Sustainable Development e-Talks (#SDGtalks), is a special series of online talks featuring insights from thought leaders on range of issues around sustainable development.
CNS and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore (India) are co-hosting these online talks and conversations with senior thought leaders (from India and around the world) on a range of issues around United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). SDGs enshrine promises made by India along with 193 countries globally to achieve by 2030. With 128 months left to deliver on these SDGs, these talks are aimed to promote eLearning, online knowledge sharing, information exchange, dialogue and debate and discussion, with respect for dissent, around sustainable development, where “no one is left behind”.

These talks are made possible with support from students of IIM Indore (work-from-home internship students) and CNS team during April-May 2020.