Dhaka, 6 December: In observance of International Volunteer Day, UNIC Dhaka and Daffodil Int’l University (DIU) jointly organized a seminar at DIU auditorium on 6 December 2013. Social Activist Syed Abul Maksud spoke on the occasion as chief guest. UNIC Officer-in-Charge Kazi Ali Reza presented the key-note paper while Prof Aminul Islam of DIU presided over. UNIC KMO M. Moniruzzaman delivered introductory speech and readout the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s Message on the Day. The message was distributed among the participants. UNIC Dhaka and DIU jointly opened a year-long voluntary campaign for 2014. A DIU Voluntary Club was also formally launched after the seminar. Around 250 students including few volunteers took part in the seminar.
In line with the UN Global Road Safety Week, UNIC Dhaka, LIFE (NGO) and Arohon (Youth Movement) jointly organized a Week-long Awareness Campaign on Road Safety on 1 August 2013 at Gabtali Bus Terminal in Dhaka. The Deputy Commissioner of Bangladesh Police (Traffic) Mr Ekramul Habib launched the campaign as chief guest while UNIC Officer-in-Charge Kazi Ali Reza spoke on the occasion as special guest. Executive Director of LIFE, President of Arohon, Chairman of Bus and Truck Owners Association and Secretary of Transport Workers Association also spoke on the occassion. UNIC KMO Mohammad Moniruzzaman delivered the introductory speech in the event. Continue reading