Dr. Nazneen Ahmed has joined the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Dhaka Office as the Country Economist, said a statement.
She will provide policy and strategic advice on various activities of UNDP Bangladesh aimed at sustainable development. She will also collaborate with the Asia-Pacific regional network of country economists.
Renowned economist Dr. Nazneen has joined in her new position under lien from Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS), where she has been working as a Senior Research Fellow.
She possesses nearly 24 years of research experience in the field of development economics, focusing on macroeconomic management, inclusive growth, international trade, industry, private sector, SME development, labor rights and gender issues.