United Nations Youth And Students Association of Bangladesh is a voluntary youth and student movement working with the motto of spreading leadership through volunteerism. UNYSAB is dedicated to conveying the voice of young generation regarding current global issues. It is an organization that reflects the unique strength of togetherness while working regarding the current global issues such as MDG, CoP, SDG, human rights and development, leadership and management skills, natural disarmament, social justice and much more.
The organization greeted its newest members through a warm Fresher’s Reception on May 15, 2015. The new members were welcomed in a grand manner by the associate members along with the UNYSAB Alumni and the members of the Trustee Board. The venue was A.F. Mujibur Rahman Mathematics Building, University of Dhaka, another mesmerizing place to celebrate the day. The program was inaugurated with the welcome speech by Nabeera Rahman, the Vice President of UNYSAB.
Present were the President of UNYSAB, Mohammed Mamun Mia, Directors, Alumni members and members of the Trustee Board. Faiyaz Morshed Kazi (Director, UN Wing, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, People’s Republic of Bangladesh), Professor Doctor Omulya Chandra Barman (Dept. of Mathematics, University Of Dhaka) and the Assistant Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs were present in the celebration as guests. A formal session, an award giving ceremony and a grand cultural program made the event a grand success. Presentation on UNYSAB and its works was given by the Board of Directors, Nahid Farhan Ridoy (Director), Atkia Waseka Rahman (Director) and Md. Sohel (Deputy Director).
Anik Rahman (Deputy Director), Shubhashish Roy and Laxmi Roy (Former Vice President and Deputy Director of UNYSAB) respectively shared their early days and experiences.In their speeches, the speakers emphasized the importance of developing leadership skills through voluntary works which is the main motto of UNYSA Bangladesh. In the award giving session, The Best Performance Award was given. The celebration got an extra level with the cultural programme, performed by the UNYSABians. The Fresher Reception Event of 2015 gave yet another reason to all the UNYSABians to become nostalgic in future. UNYSA Bangladesh heads forward to spread its motto among the young minds and invigorate critical thinking.