PhD defence by Farzana Misha

PhD student
Organisation
International Institute of Social Studies
Start date

Wednesday, 2 Dec 2020, 10:00

End date

Wednesday, 2 Dec 2020, 12:00

Room
This defence will take place online
Location
International Institute of Social Studies
Spoken Language
English
Ticket information

Due to the coronavirus, the defence will take place online. You can follow the proceedings via ISS Livestream.

On 2 December 2020, Farzana Misha will defend her PhD thesis entitled 'The Effect of Integrated Safety Net Programs in Bangladesh and Uganda'

Farzana Misha defends her thesis in which she investigates the effect of programmes battling poverty. She examines the effects of three integrated programs implemented by one of the largest international non-governmental organizations in the world, namely BRAC. BRAC is an NGO with its headquarters in Bangladesh but which now operates in eleven countries.

Two of the integrated programmes analysed in this thesis are located in Bangladesh and a third was implemented by BRAC in Uganda.

Doctoral board

Chair

Professor Karin Arts

Doctoral dissertation supervisor

Professor Arjun Bedi

Co-supervisor

Dr Natascha Wagner

Members of the Full Doctoral Committee

Professor Sayema Haque Bidisha, University of Dhaka

Professor Ruerd Ruben, Wageningen University & Research

Dr Marrit van den Berg, Wageningen University & Research

Professor Mansoob Murshed

Dr Matthias Rieger