UAP Professor Dr. Swarnali Islam Khandaker joins a discussion meeting on sexual harassment in the university organized by UGC and UN Women Bangladesh

Dr. Swarnali Islam Khandaker, Professor, Department of Pharmacy and the Controller of Examinations represented the University of Asia Pacific (UAP) as the Convener of the Anti-Harassment Committee of UAP in a discussion meeting on “Formulation of effective strategies to prevent sexual harassment in universities and implement the directives of the High Court.” The University Grants Commission of Bangladesh (UGC) and UN Women Bangladesh jointly arranged the discussion and it was held on 29th September 2022 at Hotel Lakeshore, Gulshan 2.

UGC Chairman (Additional Charge) Professor Dr. Dil Afroza Begum addressed the meeting as the chief guest while officials of UGC, UN Women, and members of the sexual harassment complaint committee of 17 universities were present in the exchange meeting among others.