Research, Consultancy, and Advisory Services

2017

IC Net Limited, Japan

  • National consultant for Cost Benefit Analysis -in the Strengthening Project Implementation and Management Systems (SPIMS) project of JICA to the Ministry of Planning, Government of Bangladesh. July 1-Dec 31, 2017,-40 days

BCIM Joint Study Group, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of Bangladesh

  • Member of the Joint Study Group of BCIM on Environment and Sustainable Development – engaged in developing a synthesis report on environment by Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar. May 2016-April 2017

CUTS International and Unnayan Shamannay

  • Team Leader – CUTS International and US project on Inland Water Tranport project for BBIN region.
  • Team Leader – Environmental Scoping Studies on the Special Economic Zones for the Government of India in Bangladesh – with Unnayan Shamannay (US).

The Planning Commission of Bangladesh and JICA through IC Net, Japan

  • Local Trainer in the “Strengthening Public Investment Management System (SPIMS) Project” – The project is designed to train Planning Cell officers in the Planning Ministry and in the Ministries of Water Resources, Local Government and Road Sector on Project Design using Logical Framework Analysis and Cost Benefit Analysis.  Other trainer in the project is Max van der Sleen from the Netherlands.

Institute of Water Modelling

  • Feasibility Analysis of Road Development Project of Dhaka North City Corporation – Jan-May 2017
  • The DNCC has been working on developing a master plan for Eastern Dhaka region within its jurisdiction to ensure that future road networks becomes suitable for a modern city
  • Consultancy works involved understanding the socio-economic conditions of the people living in the area and to conduct a CBA on the project

2016

Institute of Water Modelling 

  • Economic Analysis of City Waste Disposal in Sylhet City Corporation, Jan-Dec 2016
  • Feasibility Analysis of Eastern Bypass Project in Dhaka, March-August 2016
  • Analyzing demand for agricultural water in selected districts – Naogaon and Khulna – 2016 Jan – 2016 March

Adam Smith International

  • Economic Development and Green Growth – Diagnostic study on Green Growth Prospects in Bangladesh, August – September 2016

2015

ILO, Dhaka Office

  • Evaluation of Decent Work Country Program 2012-2015; from Nov 18, 2015 to Jan 18, 2016

Indian High Commission, Dhaka

  • Led a Pre-Feasibility study of the Sites for the Indian High Commission in order to
    help the Indian High Commission to select the sites for them [a team organized by Unnayan Shamannay]

UNICEF with Unnayan Shamannay

  • Understanding the quality of public expenditure in primary education in Bangladesh (with Unnayan Shamannay) 2014-15

The Planning Commission, Bangladesh with Bangladesh Ag ECON Association

  • Member of the team on mainstreaming climate change in plan documents through Ag Econ Association (2014-15)

Grontmij with IWM, Dhaka

  • Feasibility Study to Secure Sustainable and Cost Efficient Water Supply System (2015) – with Instiute of Water Modeling, 2015

Institute of Water Modeling, Dhaka

  • Expert on economic and financial analysis of water sector projects (2015)

IUCN Regional Office, Bangkok

  • MFF research grant management (2015)

previous years

IUCN ecosystem services research (2012,2014)

CREL, Dhaka for advising on ecosystem services research (Climate Resilient Ecosystem and Livelihood)

UNDP fund for developing climate and disaster vulnerability index for BD, 2013

ADB research study on energy pricing 2012

UNDP Evaluation of activities in Bangladesh

IIED research grant 2011

INM Research Grant 2009-10BIFC-IFC research fund 2008-2010

PREM research fund (2004)

SDPI research fund(2004)

BMZ-GTZ evaluation of activities in Bangladesh

BBS-UNDP fund (1998-99)

BIDS-UNDP fund (2000-2001)

SANEI-GDN fund (a (2001)

BBS-UNDP fund (2001)

SANEI-GDN fund – 2002

BBS-UNDP fund 2002