Flood disasters are among the most common climate induced hazard in Bhutan and people have lost lives, properties, agricultural products during such disaster. The Flood Engineering and Management Division (FEMD) was instituted by the Government under Department of Engineering Services, MoWHS in t...more


পাহাড়, নদী, সমুদ্র ও উপত্যকাবেষ্টিত প্রাকৃতিক বৈশিষ্ট্যের জন্য চট্টগ্রাম অন্যান্য নগরী থেকে স্বতন্ত্র হলেও বৈশ্বিক গ্রীষ্ফ্মমণ্ডলীয় প্রভাবের কারণে সেখানে বার্ষিক আড়াই হাজার থেকে চার হাজার মিলিমিটার পর্যন্ত ভারি বৃষ্টিপাত হয়। বৃষ্টির পানি খাড়া পাহাড়ি ঢাল বেয়ে প্রবল বেগে প্রবাহিত হয়ে কর্ণফুলী নদ...more


Riverbank erosion, the untold miseries undermining the economic development of the Bangladesh. While the international community is labeling Bangladesh as a rising star due to its rapid economic growth, riverbank erosion is threatening the economy and security of the country by displacing mill...more


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Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar honorable Chairperson, CEGIS-BoT and Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, Government of Bangladesh made an official visit to the CEGIS premises on September 09, 2019. The chairperson was warmly greeted by the Executive Director (In-charge), Mr. Malik Fida A Khan along wi...more


A three day long training program on “Land Acquisition Planning (LAP) and Resettlement Action Planning (RAP)” was organized by CEGIS at CEGIS Conference Room from 24th to 26thAugust 2019. Nineteen participants from different government and non-government organiza...more


The Bangladesh Meta-model is a decision support model to support the formulation, analysis and evaluation of alternative projects and programs for implementation of Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100. It is a fast, integrated and collaborative modeling to support development of operational investment...more


CEGIS conducted a ten days long international training for Government Officials of the Royal Government of Bhutan from 23 October, 2018 to 02 November, 2018. The training was on hydrological model SWAT and hydrodynamic model HEC-RAS with a view to make twelve Engineers of different departments of...more


The Economist and Nature have recently referred two research findings of CEGIS. The first, referred in The Economist and titled “Taming the Brahmaputra: The hungry river”, is mainly based on a research by Dr. Maminul Haque Sarker, DED of CEGiS, on the Jamuna River and its ongoing bank protection wor...more


A contract has been signed recently between CEGIS and the American International University- Bangladesh (AIUB) for conducting a needs assessment as well as Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Social Impact Assessment (SIA) studies for their proposed permanent campus in Kuratoli mouza, Kuril,...more

Year 2020: Issue 64
April - June 2020

CEGIS took a number of initiatives against spreading out of the Novel Corona virus, such as working from home for physically vulnerable professionals, not allowing public transports, keeping every corner of the office cl...More

Year 2020: Issue 63
January - March 2020

World Wetlands Day 2020 was observed by the Department of Bangladesh Haor and wetlands Development on 02 February 2020, through launching of a seminar in the conference room of WARPO, 72 Green Road, Dhaka. The theme...More

Year 2019: Issue 62
October - December 2019

Water, which has always played vital role in shaping the human civilization however, has recently been victim to numerous crises leading to scarcity problems all around the globe. To address the pressing issue of water r...More

Year 2019: Issue 61
July - September 2019

Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar, honorable Chairperson, CEGIS-BoT and Secretary, Ministry of Water Resources, Government of Bangladesh made an official visit at CEGIS premises on 09 September 2019. The Chairperson was warmly greete...More

Year 2019: Issue 60
April - June 2019

Joint Cooperation Programme (JCP) - a new initiative for long term knowledge sharing and capacity building between Bangladesh and the Netherlands has been initiated through a formal signing ceremony held at the Centre on...More

Year 2019: Issue 59
January - March 2019

Mr. Zaheed Farooque, MP, and Mr. AKM Enamul Haque Shameem, MP, honorable members of parliament, have taken oath as Minister of State and Deputy Minister respectively during an oath taking ceremony. Through the swearing i...More

Year 2018: Issue 58
October - December 2018

A two-day long International Technical Workshop on ‘Project Preparation for Transformational Climate Resilience Water Project Concepts in Asia’ was held on 15-16 October 2018 at the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Headquar...More

Year 2018: Issue 57
July - September 2018

The ‘‘Asia and the Pacific Regional Expert Workshop on Ocean Accounts’’ was held from 1 to 3 August 2018 at United Nation Conference Centre in Bangkok, Thailand. The workshop was organized by Economic and Social Co...More

Year 2018: Issue 56
April - June 2018

Pursuant to the decision of the office of the Prime Minister, an investment and business delegation, comprising of senior level government officials and prominent private sector businessmen visited Belgium and the...More

Year 2018: Issue 55
January - March 2018

Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar new Secretary of the Ministry of Water Resources an innovative thought provoking practitioner of good governance in the arena of sustainable development and nature lover has taken charge as the Chairp...More

Year 2017: Issue 54
October - December 2017

The IWA Water and Development Congress & Exhibition (IWA WDCE 2017) was held from 13 to 16 November 2017 at General San Martin Plant in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The conference was organized...More

Year 2017: Issue 53
July - September 2017

CEGIS celebrated the milestone occasion, ‘Fifteenth Year’, with a colorful program on 19 July 2017, at RAOWA Convention Hall, Mohakhali DOHS, Dhaka. Mr. Anisul Islam Mahmud, MP, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Water Resour...More

Year 2017: Issue 52
April - June 2017

Executive Director Eng. Waji Ullah and Director of Ecology, Forestry and Biodiversity Division, Mr. Motaleb Hossain Sarker of CEGIS, visited the prestigious institute “Professor Abdus Salam International Center for Theor...More

Year 2017: Issue 51
January - March 2017

A regional workshop on South Asia Drought Monitoring System (SADMS) was held on 30-31 January, 2017 at New Delhi with an aim to promoting the implementation of the well-established warning systems based on various...More

Year 2016: Issue 50
October - December 2016

The Goal 6 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) specifically addresses the accessibility to safe water and sanitation. Access to clean and potable water is a necessity for all as every year, millions of people die...More

Year 2016: Issue 49
July - September 2016

IUCN World Conservation Congress 2016 was held in the Hawaiian capital, Honolulu from 1 to 10 September 2016. It was hosted by the State of Hawai’i with support from the Department of State of the USA. Engr. Md. Waji Ull...More

Year 2016: Issue 48
April - June 2016

The South Asia Ground Water Forum was organized by the Government of India, in collaboration with the World Bank and the International Water Association (IWA), at Jaipur, Rajasthan from June 01-03, 2016. Decision makers,...More

Year 2016: Issue 47
January - March 2016

A six day training program on Application of Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote Sensing (RS) for Environmental Monitoring was conducted by CEGIS for the professionals of a number of organizations, including...More


As recognistion by different national and internation initiative CEGIS has been awarded for its several research and development works and contributions by excellent services.

Digital Innovation 2011 Awards:

m-Health Championship Prize

In National Digital Innovation Award 2011 CEGIS participated with on m-health and obtained championship award. It was development of mobile and GIS based Avian Bird Flu monitoring system. An SMS Gateway was developed to get the bird flu information in data server through the SMS Gateway. The data updates are instant on GIS maps with information of bird flu.

m-Environment Prize

A SMS based Community Flood Information System (CFIS) was developed to warn the people residing in a flood prone village area (150 km2). The System translated the forecasted river flood to floodplain flood in the study area and send those information by SMS in terms of symbols (+, -). One '+' sign indicates flood will rise by one 'bighat' (local unit) and one '-' sign indicates the flood level will reduce by one 'bighat' by next two days.

Other awards:

Digital Innovation Fair 2010

Digital Innovation Fair 2012

River Fair 2010

Participatory Award in CEGIS-IWM Friendly Cricket Match