K. M. Syeduz Zaman

Short Biography of K. M. Syeduz ZamanDirector Program, SGSMr. K. M. Syeduz Zaman join Southern Gonounnayan Samity (SGS) as Director Program sinceJanuary 10, 2016. Prior to his joining at SGS, his immediate past Job position was FieldOfficer–Gender at UNFPA Bangladesh. He is primarily a public health and developmentprogram designing, operations, management and implementation specialist through providingstrategic and technical leadership support for last 28 years with various national NGOs, INGOsand UN agencies in Bangladesh. He obtained Master of Social Science (MSS) in Economics,from Dhaka University and also achieved Master of Public Health (MPH) degree fromUniversity of New Castle, USA. Mr. Syeduz Zaman travelled to various countries for thepurpose of professional learning and attending training, such as; Indonesia, USA, India, Nepal,Thailand etc. in addition, attended lots of short and long term training, workshop, seminar,conferences, policy dialogue in country as well. He has 4 publications including 1 Thesis paperalong with lots of papers (not published) produced in relation to various issues especially onpublic and occupational health sectors. He is experienced in working with the USAID fundedproject operation and management mechanism for 19 years under NGOs and INGOs. He ishighly experienced working with the different Ministries and Directorates of GOB. His major areas of expertise include; Public health issues including population, RH and nutrition;Women empowerment and rights based issues; Sexual and gender based violence against womenand children; Campaign to end “Early and Forced Child Marriage”; NGO management andadvisory/technical support; Youth & adolescents development issues; Food security andlivelihood activities; Humanitarian protection issues; Knowledge of research principles,concepts, practices and methods; Capacity building areas and training material development,facilitation; Social security interventions; Climate change/environment issues etc.