Founding anniv of DU peace and conflict studies dept observed

Metro Desk

4 September, 2019 12:00 AM printer

A ‘Foundation Day Lecture-2019’ of the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies of Dhaka University (DU) was held on Tuesday marking the 20th founding anniversary of the department.

DU Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman as chief guest attended the programme at Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban of the campus, said a press release.

UN Resident Coordinator in Bangladesh Mia Seppo and Chairman of Department of Peace and Conflict Studies Md Touhidul Islam delivered the ‘Foundation Day Lecture-2019’ and welcome address of the event respectively.

DU Treasurer Professor Dr Md Kamal Uddin presided over the function, the press release added.

DU Pro VC (Administration) Professor Dr Muhammad Samad, DU Social Sciences Faculty Dean Professor Dr Sadeka Halim and founding Chairman of the department Professor Dr Dalem Ch Barman addressed the programme as special guests.