Dhaka 27tth November, ’14. On behalf of GNOBB and on my own behalf we congratulate Dr. Firdausi Qadri heartily and felicitate her warmly on her being appointed as one of the members in the Panel of the United Nations to assess the scope and functions of its proposed new ‘Technology Bank’. According to a statement by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon’s spokesperson, the bank is dedicated to helping the least developed countries (LDCs) emerge out of poverty.
Qadri is currently the Director of the Centre for Vaccine Sciences at the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B). It may also be mentioned here that she is an active GNOBB member
Comments by Professor Khwaja Sultanul Aziz on the above news
Thank you (Professor Haseena Khan] for sharing the news. I opened the website after opening your email and saw the wonderful picture of Dr. Firdausi Qadri and the news of bdnews24.com of today. We are indeed proud of the appointment which brings honor to Bangladesh.