The Department of Law of East West University (EWU) arranged a three-day international conference on ‘International Law’ on 29-31 March 2018 at EWU Campus, Aftabnagar, Dhaka. The department organized the conference in collaboration with the Network for International Law Students (NILS), Bangladesh.
The closing ceremony of the conference was held on 31 March 2018 Saturday. The Chief Guest of the ceremony was Professor Abdul Mannan, Chairman, University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh. Dr. Katharina Hoffmann, a member of the working group Migration, Gender Politics at Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg, Germany was the Special Guest. Professor Dr. Fakrul Alam, Pro Vice-Chancellor of EWU, Chaired the program. Besides, Professor Dr. Tureen Afroz, Chairperson of the Department of Law, EWU, also addressed her remarks on the occasion.
More than 100 participants from Germany, India, Srilanka, Nepal and Bangladesh took part in the conference. The conference provided a leading platform for the academics, researchers, and practitioners to present and discuss the contemporary issues, trends, challenges as well as solutions in the various fields of international law. It is notable to mention that the conference was inaugurated by Abu Saleh Sk. Md. Zahirul Haque, Secretary, Law and Justice Division, Ministry of Law, Bangladesh on 29 March 2018.
HM/ 31 March 2018