Country Director of Asian Development Bank (ADB) Manmohan Parkash paid a courtesy call on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman on May 7, 2018 at the latter’s office of the university. He was accompanied by Zahir Uddin Ahmed, Team Leader of Water Resources Management of ADB.
During the meeting they stressed the need for more expansion of technical and vocational education as well as knowledge based education to produce skilled human resources in Bangladesh. They said, the human resources, sustainable industrial policy and social security system are the major components of overall development of a country. ADB Country Director expressed his willingness to provide support for producing skilled human resources, promoting water resources management and capacity building in Bangladesh. Vice-Chancellor thanked the guest for his keen interest in this regard.
(Md. Rafiqul Islam)
Public Relations Office
University of Dhaka