CCRD team members had a meeting with Mr. Ali Toqeer Sheikh, Climate Expert on February 12, 2020. The meeting was organized by Mr. Ali Tawab, Head International Office to explore possible funding opportunities for research projects related to water and climate. Mr. Ali Toqeer was briefed about CCRD's on-going and completed research projects and collaborations mainly with International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC). Opportunities for developing research cooperation at regional level in the areas of climate science, mitigation and adaptation were discussed. Dr. Athar Hussain, Head, CCRD proposed 'Vote of Thanks' to Mr. Ali Toqeer for his valuable inputs. He also acknowledged Mr. Ali Tawab for his effort to link CCRD with the climate experts.