Syeda Sajia Afroz
Sajia has completed her bachelor’s degree in Economics from Jagannath University, Dhaka and accomplished Master’s degree in Environmental Economics from (Dhaka School of Economics) Dhaka University. From the beginning of the University life, Sajia has been involved with education, research and development organization that included Jaago Foundation, Bangladesh Youth Leadership Center, Criticallink, Bangladesh Fire Service and Civil Defense, Bangladesh Economic Association, One-degree initiative, Bangladesh Math Olympiad and so on. During her university journey, she has led various team successfully as a team leader. Apart from this, she has been involved in conducting community service projects on behalf of different organizations as well. In addition, her project “Awareness on Disaster Management” teaches the students how to ensure maximum usages of the available resources to minimize fatality during catastrophe.
Prior to join this organization, she worked as a Research Officer in DevResonance Ltd in three different projects on a contract basis. In the past, she has also worked as a Research assistant of the project of “Bangladesh Youth Network” of UNDP and project of “Urban Green Infrastructure in the Global South: Adopting Slums to Climate Change in Dhaka, Bangladesh” of University of Wollongong, Australia.