Seminar on “World Population Day” held at BUP
Date 10 Oct, 2017
Dhaka, 08 October 2017: Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) organized a seminar titled “World Population Day” on 08 October 2017 by the initiative of the Department of Public Administration, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) at Bijoy Auditorium of its campus. In the seminar, Mr. Mohammed Nasim, MP, Honorable Minister, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh was present as the Chief Guest while Vice Chancellor of BUP Maj Gen Md Salahuddin Miaji, rcds, psc and Mr. Iori Kato, Representative, UNFPA Bangladesh were present as the Special Guests. Dr. Ubaidur Rob, Country Director, Population Council, Bangladesh presented the keynote paper. Brig Gen Ridwan-Al-Mahmood, ndc, afwc, psc, Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) moderated the program. The speakers said in the seminar World population day is an international level awareness campaign being celebrated all over the world to call people on stage to know the reason of this exploding population every year. Through this awareness, people are encouraged to take part to know about family planning, poverty, right to health, education, maternal and baby health and so on for creating better world. Moreover, there were also present Pro Vice Chancellor of BUP Professor M Abul Kashem Mozumder, PhD, BUP High Officials, Teachers, Officers and Students.