World Breastfeeding Week 2016’ observed with elaborate program at Daffodil International University with the theme “Breastfeeding: a key to Sustainable Development” to disseminate the scientific evidence based knowledge for the development of awareness for breastfeeding. Department of Nutrition and Food Engineering of Daffodil International University chalked out weeklong program including rally seminar workshop and discussion meeting.
To mark the week a rally participated by high officials, students teachers and civil society members lead by Mr. Hamidul Haque Khan, Treasurer of DIU was brought out from the main campus of the university and paraded the city streets. Based on the theme “Breastfeeding: a key to Sustainable Development” a discussion meeting was arranged at DIU auditorium. Professor Dr. Yousuf Mahbubul Islam, Honorable Vice Chancellor of Daffodil International University was present as the Chief Guest while Professor Dr. A. I. Mustafa, Dean, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences (FAHS) was present as special guest.