U.S.-Bangladesh Partnership Dialogue

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
October 27, 2014

Under Secretary for Political Affairs Wendy R. Sherman and Bangladesh Foreign Secretary Mr. Md. Shahidul Haque will co-chair the third U.S.-Bangladesh Partnership Dialogue in Washington, DC on October 28-29, 2014. The delegations will participate in conversations on a wide range of bilateral and regional issues. The dialogue will feature three working groups on development and governance, trade and investment, and security cooperation, as well as discussions on regional and international issues.

The U.S.-Bangladesh Partnership Dialogue provides the opportunity to expand the robust bilateral relationship between our two countries. Bangladesh, which lies at the crossroads of South and East Asia, plays a key role in linking these critical regions. The United States welcomes the opportunity to use the Partnership Dialogue to further enhance our close ties..

For more information, please contact Ryan Norton at 202-647-7940 or at nortonj@state.gov.