March 09, 2021
OWSD Bangladesh National Chapter has celebrated the International Women’s Day 2021 jointly with other educational and research institute of the country by organizing rallies and webinars.
Celebration of International Women’s Day by
OWSD Bangladesh National Chapter
OWSD Bangladesh National Chapter (OWSD-BDNC) has celebrated the International Women’s Day 2021 (IWD 2021) jointly with other educational and research institute of the country in a decentralized manner. Various rallies had been organized by OWSD-BDNC members together with the female scientists and students of those institutions. OWSD-BDNC chair Dr. Sharmin Parveen organized a rally at Bangladesh University of Health Sciences (BUHS). Prof Dr. Faridul Alam, Vice-Chancellor of the University inaugurated the rally at 10 AM.. Deans of different faculties, other female & male faculty members and students of the University joined the rally. Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) also organized a rally jointly with OWSD-BDNC. OWSD-BDNC scientists at BRRI participated in that rally. National chapter also organized two webinars jointly with Bangladesh University of Health Sciences where OWSD-BDNC chair Dr. Sharmin chaired the session and Khulana University where friend of OWSD Prof. Dr. Haider chaired the session. Dr. Sharmin was one of the panel speakers of the session. A good number of members of national chapter, female & male faculties, female & male students (local & international) of both the universities joined the webinar. Atomic Energy Research Establishment (AERE) also celebrates IWD2021 by organizing open discussion and social campaign. Apart from that OWSD BD national chapter also organized essay writing competition among girl students of various universities on the theme of IWD this year. More over a series of seminars have been scheduled to be jointly organized in this month by BRAC University, Barishal University, Rajshahi University and Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Science University to celebrate IWD 2021.