Senior Fellow

E-mail : sirajul_islam_1@hotmail.com
Mr. Sirajul Islam, 56, a resident of Dhaka, Bangladesh, has obtained Bachelor of Arts from University of Rajshahi in 1979, and has participated in various development trainings and certificate courses during his 33-year long career in Bangladesh development sector. He lastly, held the post of the CEO at ASHRAI, a Rajshahi-based local NGO in Bangladesh that works for the development of the indigenous people of the High Barind Tract, and now works as a Senior Consultant at Independent. He was a full-time consultant with INAFI Asia & Bangladesh, the regional and country chapter of an international microfinance network registered and headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands. He is a social sciences researcher, and is a published author in Germany, India and Bangladesh. He also briefly worked as an assistant editor at First News, an English-language newsmagazine in Bangladesh, and is a published columnist/writer in many local and foreign English-language newspaper/magazine/web portals. He has participated and organized many local and international seminars, workshops and conferences, and is a serving member of general body and executive boards of some socio-political organizations.
Address:   : House – 51, 4th Floor, Block – Ka, Pisciculture Housing Society, Shyamoli, Dhaka – 1207, Bangladesh

Tel: +88-01711955814