IBSD has won the ASEAN Sustainability Leadership Award for 2016 in the field of Academic Leadership for its outstanding contribution in the field of Sustainable Development.
The ASEAN Corporate Sustainability Summit and Awards were focused on the agenda of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as defined by the theme “Empowering Sustainable Convergence”. The ceremony was organized at The Hotel Marriott in Manila, Philippines, where more than 200 delegates were participated from all over the world.
Prof. Dinabandhu Sahoo thanked the organizers and the people of ASEAN countries for this international recognition. Further, he stated that Indo -Myanmar region is amongst top 10 biodiversity hotspot in the world and has a lot of potential for biodiversity, jobs and ecosystem services and it should be protected.