Colloquium On Millennium Development Goals (MDG)

A successful Colloquium On Millennium Development Goals (MDG) was organized by Britannia University on December 27, 2014 in the historic Academy BARD (Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development). The significance of the program was enhanced by the presence Chair of the session Mr. M. Syeduzzaman, Former Finance Minister, Government of Bangladesh, Prof. Dr. Shamsul Alam, Member General Economics Division, Planning Commission, Government of Bangladesh as the the Keynote Speaker, Mr. Palash Kanti Das, Assistant Country Director, UNDP, Bangladesh, and Mr. Md. Shafayet Hossain, Agricultaral Economist. Each discussant expressed their valuable opinions about Millennium Development Goals (MDG) -Achievements and Challenges. Comments and questions from the audience were welcomed by Mr. M. Syeduzzaman, Prof. Dr. Shamsul Alam and Mr. Palash Kanti Das. To make the discussion more meaningful a paper speach by Prof. Dr. Liaquat Ali Khan, Director, School of Business, Britannia University. Towards the end of the program a wind-up speech was made by Prof. Dr. Md. Abdus Sattar, Vice Chancellor, Britannia University.