Profile of Miss Salma Akhter

Profile of Miss Salma Akhter

Miss Salma Akhter
Professor
Department of Sociology
Faculty of Social Sciences
Email: salmaakhter1@hotmail.com
Phone: 880-2-9661900/6597
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
M.Phil. Sociology University of Cambridge United Kingdom 1997
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Minna Canth 2000 Finland Fellowship for Gender research at Helsinki University
International Commonwealth Scholarship 1996 United Kingdom MPhil and PhD Programme at University of Cambridge
Research Interest
Subject Description
Indigenous Populations Around 20 years with UNDP, Oxfam
Climate and disaster Around 7 Years of research experiences with Government departments, donor supported projects
Youth and Children's issues Around 7 Years of research experiences with International organisations' research consultancy including World Bank, UNESCO, UNV, Save the Children, Plan International, Government departments
Economic Zones Around 7 Years of research experiences with International organisations' research consultancy including World Bank, ADB, JICA
Education Around 6 Years of research experiences with International organisations' research consultancy including ADB, World Bank, UNESCO, Save the Children, Plan International, Government departments
Health Around 15 Years of research experiences with International organisations' research consultancy including UNICEF, Danish Embassy, DANIDA, Government departments
Gender Around 18 Years of research experiences with International organisations' research consultancy including UNDP, World Bank, UNCDF, UNwomen, SDC, Royal Norwegian Embassy, UNWFP, UNFPA, UNV, UNICEF, OXFAM, ILO, IFPRI, Tradecraft UK, Save the Children, Plan International, Government departments
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
M.Phil Influence of Social Network on Child Development in Dhaka City: A Socio-Psychological Study Prof Salma Akhter Naima Rahman Child Development
M.Phil Social Inclusion and Empowerment through Social Safety Nets: Study on Jamalpur District Prof Salma Akhter Ms Mehzabin Huq social safety net
M.Phil Infertility and Social Stigma: A Case Study on Women Beneficiaries of Infertility Care and Research Centre (ICRC) Prof Salma Akhter Ms Tanzina SAkhter Infertility, Gender
M.Phil Disability and Social discrimination: A Study on Disabled Women in Dhaka City. Prof Salma Akhter Ms Julekha Parvin disability, Gender
M.Phil Empowerment and Leadership among the Female Bureaucrats in Bangladesh Prof Salma Akhter Ms Shahnaz Parvin women bureaucrat
M.Phil Living Condition and Socialization of Child Labour in Dhaka City Prof Salma Akhter Mst Moumita Parvin child labour
M.Phil Livelihood Pattern and Adaptation Strategies due to climate change: Study on People in the South-Western Coastal Regions of Bangladesh. Prof Salma Akhter Shilpia Naznin Livelihood
M.Phil Social Vulnerability due to Climate Change and the Role of NGOs in Sustainable Adaptation: A Sociological Study of Bagerhat District. Prof Salma Akhter Md Ohidujjaman climate change, NGOs, vulenrability
M.Phil Social network, Neighbourhood: Study at Mohammadpur Area Prof Salma Akhter Dilruba Social network
M.Phil Roles, Status and Development Potentials of Santal Women: A Study on Santal Women in Rajshahi Prof Salma Akhter Ms Nuzrat Jerin Anny Indigenous women
M.Phil People’s Vulnerability, Risk and coping strategies in regard to natural Disaster: A study in Satkhira District. Prof Salma Akhter Ms Mst Rumana Yasmin Disaster and Vulnerability
M.Phil City, Culture and Consumption: A study on Youth in Dhaka City from 1990-2015 Prof Salma Akhter Ms Aklima Zaman Urbanisation
Ph.D. Disability, Discrimination, Social Exclusion: an Anthropological study of Rehabilitation and Integration of Diasbaled Women Prof. Shaheen Ahmed, Anthropology, DU Prof. Salma Akhter Mosammat Shamima Nasrin, Asst Prof, Ahsanullah University Disability and Gender
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
No project/research work is found
Invited Talk
SL Invited Talk
No invited talk is found
SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
No Collaboration & Membership is found
Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Editorial Board Member, Journal of Nonprofit & Public Sector Marketing, USA and Canada USA and Canada 01-01-2001 31-07-2002 Reviewed Articles of internationalscholars
Unpublished research reports Bangladesh 01-07-1996 30-06-2019 more than 10 research unpublished reports on Gender, child rights, climate change, Growth centre & women's empowerment, financial and social inclusion of ultra poor, ICT. Indigenous population
Training Bangladesh,UK, Finland, SriLanka 01-07-1993 30-06-2019 Provided and received training on Gender, disaster, entrepreneurship, human security
consultancy and research experiences: Sociologist, Anthropologist, Gender expert UNDP, World Bank, ADB, UNESCO, Save the Children, Plan International, UNWFP, UNV, Danida, Royal Norwegian Embassy, Danish Embassy, ILO, IFPRI, Tradicraft, Oxfam, UNICED, UNCDF,JICA, ITDG, Government departments Bangladesh various locations 30-06-1991 30-06-2019 Worked as national consultant, Sociologist, Anthropologist, Gender Expert on numerous project on Gender issues, health, Education, Infrastructure, Energy, Economic Zones, child rights, Indigenous populations
International Seminar paper presentation UK, Canada, USA, Japan, Finland, Ireland, France, South Africa, Indonesia, Philippines, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal. 01-01-1970 30-06-2019 Presented around 30 papers in International conferences on Development, Gender, Education, Health, Microcredit, Women';s empowerment, Gender Violence
Book
1
Salma Akhter, subsequent co author of chapter 43 Civic Participation, and Nonprofit Associations,. Palgrave, USA, 2017, 2017 .
2
co author Unbroken Silence: A participatory study on Indigenous Societies in Northwestern Bangladesh,. Dhaka: RDC, 2006 .
Book Section
1
Salma Akhter, author of a chapter "Status of Women in Bangladesh from the Universal Human Rights Perspectives." Bangladesh’s Development Perspectives. Dhaka: Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2016 .
2
Author of one chapter "Violence Against Women in Asia-An Issue Of Human Security." Utilisation of Anthropological Knowledge in Development. Department of Anthropology, University of Rajshahi. Bangladesh, 2013 .
3
author of one chapter "Women and Health: Persistence of inequalities and its remedies." Gender and Health. Edited volume CIDA and UGC, 2006 .
Journal Article
1
Salma Akhter : Patron-Client Relation: Mutually Supportive or exploitative?, Social Science Review, Bangladesh., vol.Vol. 26, no. 1, June 2009 .
2
Salma Akhter, Ashadul Islam : Policy and Implementation Plan for Introducing User Charges in Government Health Facilities in Bangladesh, Social Science Review, Bangladesh, vol.Vol.28, no. 1, June 20011 .
3
Salma Akhter, Ashadul Islam : Decentralisation of health services in Bangladesh: A proposal based on International Experience, Social Science Review,, vol.Vol. 18, No. 1,, June 2001 .
4
Salma Akhter : Environmental insecurity, Climate Change and Human Security in Bangladesh, Social Science Review, The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D, Bangladesh., vol.vol-31, No-2, December 2013. .
5
Salma Akhter : Status of Women’s Leadership in Bangladesh: A study on Elected Women UP Members, Pakistan Journal of Women Studies, December 2002 .
6
Salma Akhter : Economic Dimensions of Human Security, The Dhaka University Studies, Journal of the Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh., 2013 .
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Salma Akhter : Environmental insecurity, Climate Change and Human Security, Bangladesh, Social Science Review, the Dhaka University Studies, Part-D, vol.vol-31, No-2, 2013 .
8
Monowar Hosain Mahmood and Salma Akhter : International Briefing: Training and Development in Bangladesh, International journal for technology Diffusion (IJTD), vol.15:2, 2011 .
9
Monowar Hossain Mahmood, Salma Akhter : Traffic management system and travel demand management (TDM) strategies: suggestions for urban cities in Bangladesh, Asian Journal of Management and Humanity Sciences, Taiwan. Vol-4, no-2-3, pp-161-178, 2009., vol.Vol-4, no-2-3, pp.pp-161-178,, 2009 .
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