Educational Outreach: Training Workshop on UN Literacy and Information Sources

speechAn educational outreach training programme on UN and Information Literacy was jointly organized by UNIC Dhaka and the Centre for Information Studies at Mirpur Mofid-E-Am School and College in Dhaka during 17-18 January 2015. Forty students and teachers from 4 different schools took part in the training programme. Deputy Secretary of Ministry of Liberation War Affairs Mr Mahmud Hasan spoke on the occasion as chief guest while Headmaster of the School and College Mr Abul Kalam presided over. UNIC Officer-in-Charge M. Moniruzzaman spoke in the inaugural programme as special guest. The activities and services of United Nations and various sources of information were highlighted in the training sessions. The resources persons were Prof Dr Mezba-ul-Islam, Dhaka University; Kazi Ali Reza, Director, Dhaka ahsania Mission; Minhajuddin Ahmed, Adjunct Faculty; Chinmoy Mutshuddi, Communication Expert and M. Moniruzzaman, OIC, UNIC Dhaka. Certificates were awarded among all the participants in the closing ceremony.