Dhaka, Bangladesh — The Population Day 2012 was observed in Bangladesh on 11th July 2012 with the theme of ‘Universal accesses to Reproductive health services’. Different government and non-government organizations undertook elaborate programs to observe the day.
PPD Secretariat Staff at the World Population Day Rally
The Ministry of Health of Bangladesh organized a rally in Dhaka, which was attended by more than 1,500 people from different national and international bodies including PPD. The PPD Secretariat staff actively participated in the nationwide celebrated Population Day event.
The Population Day rally celebrations, culminated in a national celebration program on Population Day that was held at Osmani Memorial Auditorium in Dhaka, Bangladesh presided over by Professor Dr. Syed Modasser Ali Advisor to the Prime Minister on Ministry of health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Social Affair. Dr. Capt (Rtd) Mozibur Rahman Fakir Honourable State Minster Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Heads of UN agencies, PPD leadership and other key development partners were also attended this event.