Engr. Md Waji Ullah
Executive Director, CEGIS

Message from Executive Director

Protection of Environment and proper management of natural resources are important contemporary issues as environmental problems which exist have far-reaching implications for the health of our planet and its inhabitants while efficient management of the limited natural resources are needed for the sustainable development of the society. CEGIS, being a Center of Excellence, has always been concerned about the environment and natural resources management of the country through the application of state-of-art technologies. Building upon the talent, knowledge, skill and expertise, the goal of this organization is to for sustainable socio-economic development using integrated environmental analysis, geographic information systems, remote sensing techniques, database, information technology and other modern technologies.

Since establishment in 2002, CEGIS is acting as a scientifically independent center of excellence and technically sound entity for intellectual services for natural resources using modern and sophisticated technologies like Geo-informatics, Space Technology, Information Technology, Modeling and Social Tools and Techniques. Over the years, it has expanded its working spheres with added skill and expertise. CEGIS, pioneer in Bangladesh in integrated environmental and social analysis and monitoring studies, now provides solution to the issues and problems of Water Resources, Agriculture, Fisheries, Forestry, Power and Energy, River Morphology, Climate Change, Disaster Management, Spatial Planning etc. and recommends technical options based on local realities which are feasible and sustainable from the socio-economic and institutional points of view.

Therefore, please consider CEGIS as your partner in achieving solutions to the different issues and problems in the arenas of technological and environmental development at home and abroad. For further information, please visit this website and feel free to contact us as well.