South Sudanese delegation meets DU VC
17 Septembar 2015, Nirapad News: A nine-member delegation, led by Prof. Lokulenge Lole Timayo, Chairperson of Relief and Rehabilitation Commission of South Sudan, paid a courtesy call on Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor Prof. AAMS Arefin Siddique today at his office.
Prof Dr AQM Mahbub of the Department of Geography and Environment of DU was present on this occasion.
During the meeting they discussed various issues including disaster management, water management, agriculture, rural development and other humanitarian issues of Bangladesh and South Sudan.
The Sudanese delegates expressed their satisfaction over rapid development at different sectors specially food and agriculture, science and technology, education and research in Bangladesh.
They also expressed their willingness to gather knowledge and experience from Bangladesh and desired to establish long-term collaboration with Dhaka University.
The delegates sought help and cooperation from Prof Arefin to provide training for young scientists and engineers of South Sudan. The VC assured the delegates of providing help and support in this regard.
Prof Arefin thanked the guests for their visit to and keen interest in establishing collaboration with Dhaka University.