Rufsana Begum

Brief Biography:

As a social development consultant in the field of social development Rufsana has broad experience in conducting gender assessments of development programmes and policies and gender analysis research and training and has worked with diverse stakeholders, including bilateral donor agencies, international and national NGOs, national consultants and leading academic institutions. Her background in politics, sociology, gender studies and peacebuilding equips her with the skills needed to conduct rigorous research on the interrelationships between gender, social norms, health, human rights and development. Rufsana is currently involved in a variety of activities that include engaging stakeholders in gender issues, designing and delivering gender-related training, developing gender-related workplace policies and supporting clients to develop services that meet the specific needs of girls and women.