CEPT University in Ahmedabad, India holds a yearly international essay prize competition. The theme for 2019 was ‘Dwelling in Asian Cities’. Lecturer Sabbir Ahmed has come out fifth (5th) in CEPT Essay Prize 2019 and his essay titled “The Song of Green and Blue” was selected for publication by CEPT University Press. His essay focused on the green and water resources of Dhaka city and their implication towards better urban living. There were more than one hundred submissions in the competition from all over the world.