On 8th March 2020, International Women’s Day was celebrated in a very unique way at ULAB. A short seminar was organized by ULAB’s own research center, Centre for Sustainable Development (CSD) with a gathering of some research experts, ULAB’s Vice Chancellor Prof Dr. HM Jahirul Haque, and two chief guests Ms, Dilruba Haider, Program Specialist-Disaster Risk Reduction Climate Change and Humanitarian Action, UN Women and Ms. Ishrat Shabnam, Chief of Party (Acting), Shouhardo III, CARE Bangladesh. The seminar was held at the auditorium of ULAB’s Permanent Campus in Mohammadpur.
The greeting speech of the seminar was delivered by Prof Dr. Imran Rahman, Dean of ULAB School of Business and Special Advisor to the Board of Trustees. He warmly welcomed and greeted the guests of the event on International Women’s Day. He appreciated the idea of CSD on choosing such a topic for the seminar which was ‘Mainstreaming Gender in Research Design and Decision Making’ and celebrating the day uniquely.