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UNICEF and AUW Launch Collaborative Partnership
Chittagong, Bangladesh
25, Sep, 2016

September 25, 2016, Chittagong, Bangladesh – UNICEF and AUW launched a collaborative partnership to raise awareness about the impacts of poverty, violence, disease and discrimination on early childhood and adolescent development. Throughout the 2016-17 academic year, UNICEF and AUW will coordinate academic research and community service projects, workshops and internship opportunities for AUW students.

AUW is grateful to all the speakers for sharing their time and insights with us during the launch event: UNICEF Water and Sanitation Officer, Ruhul Amin; UNICEF Nutrition Officer, Dr. U-Ba Swee Chowdhury; and AUW Dean of Faculty & Academic Affairs, Dr. Rosie Bateson. The speakers gave an overview of safe drinking water and nutrition mainstreaming, as well as an overview of UNICEF’s work in South Asia.

For photos and a full recap of the launch event, please visit: “Safe Drinking Water and Nutrition Mainstreaming”, A UNICEF Company Presentation at AUW