Professor Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder, Acting Vice Chancellor of Daffodil International University addressing as the chief guest at the Human Rights Day program at Daffodil International University jointly organized by UNRC, United Nations Information Center (UNIC), Dhka, Bangladesh and Daffodil International University.
Daffodil International University, UN Resident Coordinator and United Nations Information Center (UNIC) Dhaka, Bangladesh jointly observed The International Human Rights Day today on December 11, 2017 through elaborate program titled “ 70 years of Universal Declaration of Human Rights”. The observance included documentary presentation, seminar, easy competition, poetry recitation and staging dance drama on “ We sing for equality”.
To mark the day a based on the theme “Stand up for someone’s right today” a seminar was organized at DIU Auditorium. Professor Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder, Acting Vice Chancellor, Daffodil International University was present as the chief guest at the program. Presided over by Dr. Farhana Helal Mehtab, Head, Department of Law, the function was addressed by Professor Dr. M Lutfar Rahman, Former Vice Chancellor, Professor A M M Hamidur Rahman, Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, Mr. Zahid Hossain, Adviser, UNRC and Mr. Syed Mizanur Rahaman, Director of Student Affairs.
Winners of Essay Competition along with distinguished poets and guests pose for a photograph at human Rights Day observation program jointly organized by UNIC and Daffodil International University
Ms. Fahmida Sultana, Information Officer, UNIC Dhaka read-out the UN Secretary General’s message on the Day. Conducted by Fahmi Hassan, Administrative Officer, DSA, country’s renowned Poet Nurul Huda, Poet Shihab Sarker, Poet Habibullah Siraji, recited poetry in the program. A human rights dance drama “We sing for equality” was performed by Daffodil International University theatre group – ‘All Star Daffodils’.
A sequence of dance drama " We sing for Equality" staged in overvance of "World Human Rights Day-2017" jointly organized by UNIC,Dhaka and Daffodil International University.
Addressing as the chief guest Professor Dr. S M Mahabub Ul Haque Majumder said, the whole world is now passing a critical time of violating human rights and in Bangladesh human rights is also being violated in some different ways. He urged all to be united and come forward to protect human rights and raise their strong voice against the violation of human rights. In this regards, state will have to play the vital role and civil society of the country will have to come forward in support of it, he added.