Green University of Bangladesh (GUB) celebrated the ‘WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY-2012’ on 5th June. An intellectual discussion session was organized on the theme of this year’s WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY as a part of celebration of the day; after that a colorful rally started from in front of the Green University Campus. This rally rolled across many streets of the city and came back to the university. The green t-shirt and placards of the rally portrayed the theme of the event. Prof. Dr. Quazi Deen Mohd Khosru, Vice-Chancellor (Acting) of the university inaugurated the program.
With a view to celebrate the theme of this year’s United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), ‘Green Economy: Does it include you?’ GUB set of with elaborate initiatives from 1st June. The main purpose of the event was to create awareness on current and future issues on environment and how business organizations are changing based on best environmental policies, laws and regulations. GUB Students were encouraged to promote environmental awareness program on the university campus, city, urban and suburban area on environmental issues. They also helped organizing the rally and showed their dedication and willingness to engage in climate change and sustainable development awareness program in near future.
The whole event was initiated by Faculty of Business Studies of GUB with the support of Office of Student Affairs and other departments. The following faculties from various departments also joined the discussion meeting and rally to make the event more effective and successful. Prof. Dr. Quazi Deen Mohd Khosru (Vice-Chancellor, GUB), Prof. Dr. Syed Rashedul Hasan (Advisor, Faculty of Business Studies), Prof. Dr. Mizanur Rahman (Advisor, Faculty of Business Studies), Mr. Rashed Chowdhury (Chairman, Dept. of Business Administration), Mr. Lutfur Rahman Joy (Director, Student Affairs), Ms. Taslima Julia (Asst. Prof. of Finance), Ms. Farzana Sharmin Chowdhury (Lecturer of Finance), Mr. Muhammad Shoeb-Ur-Rahman (Lecturer of Management).