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I am a Lawyer and presently working as a Journalist for a leading English daily of the country. Based in Chittagong, I enjoy writing, rewriting, editing and proofreading among others.
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Experience

Staff Reporter

Jan 2012

I am working as a Staff Reporter at the Chittagong Bureau of one of the leading English daily of Bangladesh called daily sun. My major job responsibilities are as follows: - Writing reports on everyday events. - Writing investigative stories and articles on various issues like environment, student, law, politics, culture etc. - Taking interviews of eminent personalities. - Writing articles for post-editorial section of the newspaper. - Writing for education page, tour and travel supplement and busi

Regular Contributor

Apr 2011 - Dec 2011 (8 months)

I have worked as a Regular Contributor of daily sun when my major responsibilities were as follows: - Taking interviews of eminent personalities. - Writing articles for post-editorial section of the newspaper. - Writing on student related issues.

Lawyer

Apr 2011 - Nov 2011 (7 months)

I have worked as a Lawyer at Bangladesh Environmental Lawyers Association (BELA) for eight months. BELA is one of the leading NGOs in Bangladesh working on environmental law to ensure right to safe environment for all. My major duties and responsibilities were: - Drafting petitions. - Writing legal notice and press release. - Keeping regular contacts with different print and media houses. - Carrying on research oriented works. - Raising awareness amongst the masses and advocating for ensuring right to

Convener

Oct 2010 - Nov 2010 (1 month)

I worked as the Convener of the 6th International Residential School on Economic, Social and Development Rights, and Good Governance (ESDR) with Special Reference to Emerging Issues of Human Rights organised by Kathmandu School of Law (KSL) in cooperation with South Asian Institute of Advanced Legal and Human Rights Studies (SAILS) that took place from October 21 - November 14, 2010 in Nagarkot, Nepal.

Sub-Editor-cum-Reporter

Oct 2010 - Mar 2011 (5 months)

My responsibilities as Sub-Editor-cum-Reporter at the Chittagong Bureau of daily sun were as follows: - Proof-reading articles. - Writing reports on everyday events - Writing investigative stories and articles on various issues like environment, student, law, politics, culture etc. - Taking interviews of eminent personalities. - Writing articles for post-editorial section of the newspaper.

Contributor (Law and Our Rights)

Oct 2009 - Sep 2010 (11 months)

Contributor (Law and Our Rights) Organisation: The Daily Star. Law and Our Rights is the weekly supplement of The Daily Star on legal issues.

Field Assistant

Sep 2008 - Sep 2008 (1 month)

Field Assistant Project: Youth Integrity Index Survey Organisation: Transparency International Bangladesh (TIB).

Reporter (Star Campus)

Sep 2008 - Sep 2010 (2 years)

Position: Reporter (Star Campus) Organisation: The Daily Star. The Daily Star is the largest English daily of Bangladesh while Star Campus, a weekly publication of this newspaper, is the largest student-based magazine of the country.

Field Research Assistant

Jul 2008 - Aug 2008 (1 month)

I worked as a Field Research Assistant for the project - Report Card Survey on "Services Delivered by Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH)" for a month.

Regular Contributor (Bulletin)

Dec 2007

I am a regular writer (contributor) of Bulletin, a quarterly Bengali journal published on legal issues by one of the oldest human rights non-governmental organisation of Bangladesh named ASK.

Contributor (Star Campus)

Oct 2006 - Aug 2008 (1 year)

Contributor (Star Campus) Organisation: The Daily Star

Education

LL.M.

2009 - 2010 (1 year)

LL.B. (Honours)

2005 - 2009 (4 years)

Qualifications

Certificate of Attendance (2011)

Bangladesh Environmental Lawyers Association (BELA)

I was a participant of "Training on Environment & Climate Change: The Legal Perspectives" organised by Bangladesh Environmental Lawyers Association (BELA), funded by Manusher Jonno Foundation (MJF) at BILIA Conference Room, Dhaka from September 25-29, 2011.

Certificate of Attendence (2011)

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)

"Challenge of the Balance: a course on Policies, Politics & Practices of Environmental Management in the Developing World" organised by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), Delhi, India from August 1 - 30, 2011.

Publications

Corruption: The Forerunners in Violating Human Rights

"Corruption: The Forerunners in Violating Human Rights" is an article published on Law Vision, Issue: 10, 2006-2007. Law Vision is a journal on legal issues published by the Department of Law, University of Chittagong.

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