The three-day “Daffodil International Model UN Conference 2019” began at Daffodil International University (DIU) on Thursday, said a press release.
Humayun Kabir, former ambassador of Bangladesh to the US, inaugurated the conference as the chief guest.
Ari Gainities, senior communication adviser, Office of the UN Resident Coordinator, Dhaka, was present at as the guest of honour.
Dr Md Sabur Khan, chairman, board of trustees of the university, presided over the programme, which was addressed among others by Pro-Vice Chancellor Prof SM Mahbub Ul Haque Majumder.
About 250 student delegates are participating in the conference themed “Engaging Youth for Initiating World Peace through Peace Dialogue”.