DHAKA, April 17, 2019 (BSS) – Ms. Taylor Maddalene, Manager of National
Geographic Society in USA called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor
(VC)Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman yesterday at the latter’s office of the
Director of the Center for Advanced research in Sciences of DU Prof. Dr.
Golam Mohammad Bhuiyan and Professor of the Department of Zoology Dr. Md.
Anwarul Islam were present on this occasion.
During the meeting they discussed the possibilities of undertaking joint
collaborative research programs on wild animal, fisheries, oceanography,
environment and disaster management between Dhaka University and National
They stressed the need for making the world free from all sorts of
pollution. They also discussed about signing a Memorandum of Understanding
(MoU) between DU and National Geographic Society to conduct joint
collaborative research programs in this regard.