We are glad to welcome Safiul Azam as official YPARD Country representative for Bangladesh.
Azam has a dynamic research career with five years experience as an academic staff member. He conducts researches works on plant science, agricultural biotechnology and climate change with national and international collaborations.
He is one of the International Climate Champion 2010 by British Council Bangladesh which geared him up to get involved in youth actions.
His fascination for youth activities led to his engagement with YPARD, both online and on-the-ground, via contributions to e-discussions and initiatives of field visits for the youth. In addition, he is a core team member of a Youth Think Tank: a group of the government dealing with Climate change and health related voluntary action. He is also member of youth environmental initiatives and groups.
Mentoring of students, working in a team, writing and editing papers and articles, and research communications are my keen interests to enrich scientific knowledge, develop connections and create networks. Azam says. He is interested in carrying on professional activities for sustainable agricultural development.
Welcome, Azam; we are delighted to have you as official representative of YPARD in your country and we trust YPARD Bangladesh will boom under your leadership.