Institute of Architects Bangladesh (IAB) is proud to announce that Vice-President (International Relations) of IAB, Ar. Md. Ishtiaque Zahir has elected as the Vice-President, Region IV of the International Union of Architects (UIA) on 25 July 2021. What a proud moment for Bangladesh and the architects' fraternity! A big Congratulations to Ar. Md. Ishtiaque Zahir!
Following the election of President José-Luis Cortès Delgado (Mexico) last week, the announcement of the results of the elections was held on 24 & 25 July 2021.
Secretary General: Tan Pei Ing (Malaysia)
Treasurer: Seif Allah Alnaga (Egypt)
Vice President, Region I: Natalie Mossin (Nordic Countries) Vice-President
Region II: Istelianna Atanassova (Georgia)
Vice-President, Region III: Sam Oboh (Canada)
Vice-President, Region IV: Ishtiaque Zahir (Bangladesh)
Vice-President, Region V: Tokunbo Omisore (Nigeria)
The International Union of Architects (French: Union internationale des Architectes, UIA) is the only international non-governmental organization that represents the world's architects, now estimated to number some 3.2 million in all. It is recognized as the only global architecture organisation by most United Nations agencies, including UNESCO, UNCHS, ESOSOC, UNIDO, and the World Health Organization, as well as the WTO.
Institute of Architects Bangladesh is congratulating all the newly elected members of UIA on this auspicious moment.