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DU VC joins virtual meet with UN chief

DU Correspondent

12 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Md Akhtaruzzaman joined a high-level virtual meeting with UN Secretary-General HE Antonio Guterres.

A total of 149 vice-chancellors (VCs) of different leading universities across the world attended the two-day meeting titled ‘University Sector Support to UN Secretary General's Call for a Decade of Action on the SDGs” concluded at UN Headquarters in New York, USA on July 10, said a DU press release.

On behalf of the UN secretary–general, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) organised the event.