University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with South Asia Center for Media in Development (SACMID) to work jointly in promoting media and information literacy in Bangladesh.
ULAB Vice Chancellor Prof HM Jahirul Haque and SACMID Director-in-Charge Syed Kamrul Hasan inked the agreement at the ULAB permanent campus in Mohammadpur area of the capital on December 08, 2019.
ULAB Registrar Professor Akhtar Ahmed, Media Studies and Journalism Department Head Professor Jude William R. Genilo, officials from SACMID and MSJ faculty members were also present on the occasion.
Under the MoU, the two organizations will also work for raising awareness about misinformation, disinformation, fake news and rumors; conducting researches and holding workshops trainings on the issues.
The memorandum will be effective for the next one year.