The AIUB Social Welfare Club-Shomoy at American International University-Bangladesh (AIUB), in collaboration with the Department of Chemistry, organized a series of events to celebrate World Environment Day 2022.
AIUB founding board member Nadia Anwar inaugurated the vent on June 5, reads a press release.
Dr. Abdur Rahman, Associate Dean of Faculty of Engineering, Dr. S Mosaddeq Ahmed, Head of Department of Chemistry, Manzur H Khan, Director of Student Affairs, senior officials and students were also present on the occasion.
Nadia Anwar planted a tree at the campus premises, commemorating the occasion, after which Dr Rahman, Dr Ahmed and Dr Rabbani presented saplings to AIUB Shomoy Club members as a token to launch their campaign tree planting and encourage other students to join the cause.
A gathering of AIUB Shomoy club members, general students, faculty members and administrative officials marched around campus, with various placards to raise awareness about climate change and inspire us to take the necessary actions to save our environment .
Later, a constructive seminar on World Environment Day – Session to Save the Earth was held at the Media Studio on campus with Saif Islam, Program Officer at the International Labor Organization (ILO), as guest speaker .
Saif Islam shared his experience and ideas on climate change with the students who attended the session.
Dr. Ahmed and Dr. Rabbani delivered the welcome address and vote of thanks, concluding the session by presenting a nod of appreciation to the esteemed guest speaker.
The series of events motivated students and staff to take action to protect and preserve our environment and to work to make the world a better place today to ensure a better tomorrow tomorrow.